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Stanford Afro-Latin Jazz Ensemble: Spring Concert - Now on sale!

Saturday, May 28, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Dinkelspiel Auditorium

The Stanford Afro-Latin Jazz Ensemble presents a very special evening featuring master singer and percussionist Edgardo Cambon! Originally from Uruguay, Mr. Cambon has been blessing the Bay Area with his musical talent for over three decades. This concert will feature original and rarely performed music that has been specifically prepared for the group, including an authentic presentation of the Uruguayan Candombe rhythm using the traditional drums.

Mr. Cambon is that rare musician who excels at the highest level both as a vocalist and percussionist. Experienced at many forms of Latin music, he has had a profound impact on the Bay Area music scene. He is the founder and visionary of the group Candela, which has delighted audiences for many years. In addition, he has performed and toured throughout South America, Europe, and Africa, working with Jesús “Chucho” Valdés, Eddie Palmieri, Carlos Santana, and José Luis “Changuito” Quintana. Edgardo's free Latin percussion educational videos have reached millions of viewers worldwide on YouTube.

Admission information

Stanford students: Please claim your complimentary non-transferable, not-for-sale Stanford Student ticket through this link beginning one hour before the concert start time. One complimentary ticket per Stanford student to attend the concert, subject to availability. Stanford students may instead choose to purchase a ticket in advance by selecting the "Non-Stanford Student" price; no refunds.

*Non-Stanford Students are required to present their valid student photo ID card at the concert venue within one hour from concert start-time for verification and to pick up their non-transferable ticket. Balance due is to be paid with a credit card if no valid proof is provided; no refunds.

All students are also required to present their valid student photo ID card to ushers.

Event Sponsor: 
Department of Music
Contact Email: 
wkeats@stanford.edu
Event Type: 
Performance
Performing Group: 
Stanford Afro-Latin Jazz Ensemble
Performers Type: 
Faculty Performers
Student Performers
Guest Artists
Genre: 
Jazz
Academic Quarter: 
Spring 2022
Guest Artist(s): 
Edgardo Cambon