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Peter Brainin & the Latin Jazz Workshop, Featuring Paul Bollenback

September 5 @ 6:00 pm

Peter Brainin & the Latin Jazz Workshop with special guest Paul Bollenback  
 
Thursday, September 5th, 6 pm 
Bronx Park East, Oscar Comras Memorial Mall

 (Bronx Park East & Lydig Ave)

*In case of rain, this concert will be held at:

Columbus High School located at 925 Astor Avenue, Bronx, NY 10469  
 
 
Performers: 
Peter Brainin, saxes, flute, percussion 
Paul Bollenback, guitar
Vince Cherico, drums   
Mike Eckroth, piano
Robert Quintero, congas/percussion    
Gabriel Vivas, double bass 
 

The Latin Jazz Workshop, named for Charles Mingus’ Jazz Workshop, is an ensemble that performs mostly original music as well as an eclectic variety of arrangements of music by composers as varied as Thelonious Monk, Kurt Weill, Jimi Hendrix, Rafael Hernandez, John Lennon, and Wayne Shorter.

Peter Brainin is a Grammy and Latin Grammy Award-winning saxophonist as well as an accomplished composer, arranger, and educator. He has toured internationally and recorded with Chico O’Farrill, Hilton Ruiz, Mongo Santamaria, Samuel Torres y Yaounde, Willie Colon and Legal Alien, Valery Ponomorev,and Bebo Valdez as well as performing with Randy Weston, Wynton Marsalis, Ruben Blades, Paquito D’Rivera, Benny Golson, Eddie Palmieri, and many other music legends. A native of the Bronx, he has twice won awards for music composition from Bronx Council on the Arts.

Supported by NYC Council Member Mark Gjonaj 

Details

Date:
September 5
Time:
6:00 pm
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Venue

Bronx Park East
Bronx Park East & Lydig Ave
Bronx, NY 10462 United States

Organizer

Bronx Arts Ensemble
Phone:
718-601-7399