March 10, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Paquito D’Rivera defies categorization. The winner of fourteen GRAMMY Awards, he is celebrated both for his artistry in Latin jazz and his achievements as a classical composer.
His numerous recordings include more than 30 solo albums. In 1988, he was a founding member of the United Nation Orchestra, a 15-piece ensemble organized by Dizzy Gillespie to showcase the fusion of Latin and Caribbean influences with jazz. D’Rivera continues to appear as guest conductor. The Paquito D’Rivera Big Band, and the Paquito D’Rivera Quintet are in great demand world wide.
Shows at 6:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.