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Carlos Jimenez

Dave Douglas, Wynton Marsalis illustration

Yonkers, New York native Carlos Jimenez is the next generation of extraordinary flute players. Leader of “Carlos Jimenez Mambo Dulcet.”

Carlos from Puerto Rico returned to New York City to study at the Music Conservatory of Westchester. There he expanded his repertoire to jazz studying with master musicians Dave Valentin, Hilton Ruiz, Mario Rivera, Bobby Porcelli, Sonny Bravo, Mike Longo & Alfredo Valdes Jr.

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