John Santos Sextet, Sunday at the Bach

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Wed, March 17, 2010


John Santos and Friends at East Side Cultural Center in Oakland

Five-time Grammy nominee, John Santos, is a highly respected band leader, composer, recording artist, producer and educator in the Bay Area since the mid 1970s. His stellar Sextet sheds light on the historical and cultural significance of Latin Jazz. Their repertoire consists of original compositions and exciting original arrangements of classics from Latin America and the US. Their most recent CD, Perspectiva Fragmentada, on John’s Machete Records label, was selected as one of the five top Latin Jazz CDs of 2008 by New York’s All About Jazz magazine, and was a nominee for a 2009 Cubadisco award, equivalent to the Cuban Grammys.

Percussionist, composer and five-time Grammy nominee sheds light on the historical and cultural significance of Latin Jazz.

March 21, 2010 – 4:30, $35

Douglas Beach House on Miramar Beach
307 Mirada Road, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
650 726-4143, www.bachddsoc.org

Reservations: [email protected]