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Piano Marathon featuring Aldo López-Gavilán and Jorge Luis Pacheco (part of Artes de Cuba)

Saturday, May 12, 2018 7:30 PM

ARTES DE CUBA: From the Island to the World

Two of Cuba’s premier jazz pianists join forces for a singular concert. Aldo López-Gavilán excels in both the classical and jazz worlds as a soloist, recitalist, and composer, while Jorge Luis Pacheco is a fiery young pianist with “flying hands.”

Price

$19 - $39

Run Time

Approx. 1-1/2 hours

About

Two of Cuba’s premier jazz pianists join forces for a singular concert. Aldo López-Gavilán excels in both the classical and jazz worlds as a recitalist, concerto soloist, chamber-music collaborator, and performer of his own electrifying jazz compositions. López-Gavilán has also played a very active role in the development of cultural exchange between the U.S. and Cuba. Jorge Luis Pacheco is a fiery young pianist with “flying hands.” He has performed all over the world including prominent jazz clubs, such as Dizzy’s Jazz at Lincoln Center, and festivals, such as the Blue Note Jazz Festival in New York. A passionate, extravagant, exciting entertainer, Pacheco is a virtuoso pianist, composer, arranger, percussionist, and vocalist.
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