DEATH -DEAD / OBITUARIES : Andy Gonzalez. , New York City-based double bass player has died, according to a statement posted online on April. 10, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
Rest In Peace Andy Gonzalez. Andy was a New York City-based double bass player. González was a respected and prolific jazz, Latin-jazz and salsa musician, composer and arranger. He was a long-time musical collaborator with brother Jerry González. #latinjazz pic.twitter.com/dkGmXw1PZv
— Laura Martinez (@LauraFusion) April 10, 2020
Bassist Andy Gonzalez has died. Condolences to his family and friends. An outstanding musician and great human being. pic.twitter.com/iLZsg0Dfq3
RIP Andy Gonzalez | A Legend, A Friend. Andy was one of the first musicians that supported me when I came to NY. I had the opportunity to play with him in different occasions, including the Fort Apache Band!! Thank You Andy from the bottom of my Heart !! ❤️ #andygonzalez pic.twitter.com/KoLVlcpnQ5
— Dafnis Prieto (@DafnisP) April 10, 2020
Andy González was in many ways the heart and soul of NY-based Afro-Caribbean music (the role of the bassist). This was one of my favorite shows he participated in, 2008 at Hostos Community College, with his equally missed brother Jerry. Rest in Power. pic.twitter.com/vZsh61Nmlx
— Ed Morales (@SpanglishKid) April 10, 2020
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.