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Joe Castro: Lush Life: A Musical Journey

Up until now, historians considered pianist Joe Castro (1927-2009) noteworthy for two reasons: He was the first Mexican-American jazz bandleader to achieve any great fame, and he was the consort of tobacco heiress Doris Duke, the wealthiest woman in the world during her lifetime-worth approximately $1.3 billion when she died in 1993. It turns out, … Read More “Joe Castro: Lush Life: A Musical Journey”

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