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Arturo O'Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 8:00pm

One of the finest jazz groups working today, the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra thrives on crosscultural collaboration and cutting-edge improvisation. A regular Sunday-night gig at New York’s famed Birdland has helped hone the group’s tight ensemble runs, stirring dynamics and impeccable sense of swing. Multi-Grammy Award–winner, pianist and composer Arturo O’Farrill, the son of Cuban trumpeter Chico O’Farrill, has been hailed by The New York Times as “a magnificent player... sharp, splashy, and driving.”

Pre-Performance Talk
Friday, May 11 - Jackson Hall - 7pm
Arturo O’Farrill in conversation with Jeremy Ganter, associate executive director & director of programming, Mondavi Center, UC Davis



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Friday, May 11, 2018 - 8:00pm
Jackson Hall

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