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Stanford Afro-Latin Jazz Ensemble with guest percussionist John Santos: Latin Jazz, Jazz Latin

March 10, 2018 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm
Dinkelspiel Auditorium

Advance tickets: GENERAL $15 | STUDENTS $10 | SENIORS $10

At the door: GENERAL $20 | STUDENTS $15 | STANFORD STUDENTS FREE WITH SUID | SENIORS $15

Join the ensemble for a very special concert collaboration featuring master percussionist John Santos. A seven-time Grammy nominee, Santos is widely regarded as one of the foremost exponents of Afro-Latin music in the world today, known for his innovative use of traditional forms and instruments in combination with contemporary music. He has earned international recognition as a performer, composer, writer, and educator.

Santos's mastery of all Afro-Latin percussion instruments will be on full display with repertoire specifically prepared by him to showcase the intimate blending of Latin American and North American musical idioms, highlighted by rarely-performed original music that will tempt you out of your seat. The ensemble is excited to present this Bay Area treasure to the Stanford community!

Event Sponsor: 
Department of Music
Contact Email: 
wkeats@stanford.edu
Event Type: 
Performance
Performing Group: 
Stanford Afro-Latin Jazz Ensemble
Performers Type: 
Student Performers
Guest Artists
Genre: 
Non-Western
Academic Quarter: 
Winter 2018