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Thompson Latin Jazz Ensemble

Thompson Latin Jazz Ensemble

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Oct 27, 2021

Thompson Latin Jazz Ensemble

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  • Presented by: CU Music
  • Runtime: 120 minutes
  • Intermission: One
  • Venue: Grusin Music Hall (C112)
  • Imig Music Building, 1020 18th St, Boulder, CO 80302

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.

From orchestras, bands and choirs to jazz, world music and opera to world-class faculty and guest performances, the CU Boulder College of Music brings hundreds of stunning performances to Boulder audiences throughout the academic year.

Performance date and time

Wednesday, Oct. 27, 7:30 p.m. MDT

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Program 

Program selected from the following:

Sánchez: Por un cerro mejor; Cunliffe: Havana; D’Rivera: Chucho; Simons: The Peanut Vendor; D’Rivera: Samba for Carmen; Cunliffe: Chucho; Armstrong/Lil’ Hardin: Tears; Ellington: Azalea; Beltran: I Don’t Know; Smiley: Stark Light; Smiley: Coffee Dreams; Smiley: Very Lucky; Frisell: Strange Meeting; Green arr. Smiley: Body and Soul

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This event will be available both in-person and via livestream. We advise arriving early to secure a seat. Seating is general admission on a first-come-first-served basis.

Director

Victor Mestas

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Resources

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