Everyone present enjoyed this intimate show at Dodsworth in Pasadena, including the people outside on the sidewalk who stopped in their tracks to listen in from a large window at the bar…. Nocy is getting national radio play on KCSB and KPFK and on California Jazz Now Radio Magazine, as well as international television coverage on NBC’s Today Show Weekend Edition, Ritmo Latino, Korea TV’s Johnny Yune Show, and Arab American television. Bradford J. Stein California Jazz Now..
Engaging and awe-inspiring a talent … his music is a blend of classical, flamenco, gypsy (he played with the Gypsy Kings before their fame); the guitar comes alive in his hands..Steve Alcorn, Pasadena Weekly…
Like a stampede of horses racing out of a gate, flamenco guitarist Nocy is back with another fiery and passionate production. This one is titled Why Worry and contains some new and interesting twists for the smokin’ guitarist, like adding rap artists to a few of the tracks for a gripping impact.Granted, many a jazzer’s eyebrows may raise at the thought of introducing rap to Latin music in the way Nocy does it here. Trust me, the guitarist has found away to make this work – most of the time. Ronald Jackson The Smooth Jazz Ride..
Nocy (and his band) has performed each New Year’s Eve for the past 10 consecutive years. In fact, many of our returning clients book their New Year’s Eve reservations only if Nocy is going to be performing… Ryland Worrell, Mgr Picasso restaurant Bellagio..