Dayramir Gonzalez & Habana enTRANCé embraces the pulse and mystique of New York, as well as the allure of early 20th Century Cuban sonic leanings and the cultural roots and myths of sensually fused Yoruba religious elements (Cuban-centric Yoruba beliefs identity both natural and spiritual characteristics as part of its foundation) elevated by Dayramir's 21st Century precision.
Habana enTRANCé's leader and visionary Dayramir Gonzalez is a showman, he lives for the audience, an international praised pianist and composer that has been hailed for his "monster technique" and prolific creativity range which melds rock, classical, jazz and Afro-Cuban stylings.
"This is what's going on right now in Cuban jazz. Dayramir, an incredibly talented young pianist, really represents the cutting edge of what's going on with Cuban jazz." -Marcus Miller
“His refined yet bravado-infused pianism naturally extends the brilliant legacy of Cuban jazz pianists from Bebo Valdes to Chucho Valdes to Gonzalo Rubalcaba.” - LA Weekly
“Promising newcomer Dayramir Gonzalez can be added to the pantheon of distinctive Cuban Jazz Voices. This Afro- Cuban pianist, composer, and arranger is setting the Latin jazz world on fire in America.” - Carnegie Hall