Oct

7 2017

Rady JCC Izzy Asper Jazz Series: Afro-Cuban Sensation

3:30PM - 8:00PM  

West End Cultural Centre 586 Ellice Ave
Winnipeg,

Contact Debora Figowy
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AFRO-CUBAN SENSATION: THE PEDRITO MARTINEZ GROUP

OCTOBER 7, 3:30 p.m. & 8:00 p.m.
West End Cultural Center

Since his arrival in the US in the 1990s , the viruoso Cuban percussionist has wowed audiences and won  critics’ praise everywhere he has played.  Jazz guitar icon John Scolfield calls the band  ‘one of the greatest groups playing today. “ Wynton Marsalis raves about Pedrito, calling him “a genius…a revelation to me.” The future is on fire for this  phenomenal performer. Get your rhumba on for a Cuban-style party by one of the most exciting latin groups on the planet. Don’t miss it!