Rhythm & Rhyme

Wayne Wallace and his dynamic Latin jazz ensemble Rhythm and Rhyme are a unique blend of percussion, strings, voices, and horns that exude excitement and passion over a wide variety of styles. There is no stopping this first-call trombonist, arranger, producer, and composer whose fluency in many musical languages has brought him to work with a staggering number of luminaries from across the musical spectrum, including Count Basie, Ray Charles, Joe Henderson, Tito Puente, Carlos Santana, Lionel Hampton; Earth, Wind & Fire; Sonny Rollins, Pearl Bailey, Aretha Franklin, Lena Horne, Pete Escovedo, McCoy Tyner, Stevie Wonder, Celine Dion, John Lee Hooker, and cellist Joan Jeanrenaud of the Kronos String Quartet.

Wayne Wallace and Rhythm & Rhyme’s enduring love of Afro-Cuban music and jazz will no doubt bring joy to your hearts and the unmistakable urge to dance to your feet.

Home Base: San Francisco