Mar 5, 2020

Thompson Latin Jazz Ensemble

There is a live stream of this event on Mar 5, 2020 at 7:30pm

Thompson Latin Jazz Ensemble

Thompson Latin Jazz Ensemble

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The Thompson Latin Jazz Ensemble, directed by Victor Mestas, studies music from the Caribbean and South America and its integration and ties with jazz. Traditional and contemporary forms of Latin music are surveyed, including Afro jazz, Afro-Cuban, danzón, salsa, calypso and cha-cha-chá, as well as Brazilian forms such as samba and baião.

Performance date and time: 

Thursday, March 5, 7:30 p.m.

Program: 

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