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Dizzy Gillespie Afro-Latin Experience

Dizzy Gillespie Afro-Latin Experience

Where

Blue Note 1664982699
131 W 3rd St
New York, New York 10012 United States
Phone:
(212) 475-8592
Website:
https://www.bluenotejazz.com/

Details

When

November 21 @ 8:00 pm EST

Tickets
$25

About

The Afro-Cuban Experience showcases Dizzy Gillespie’s love of world music, which he successfully fused with jazz during his entire career. The ensemble features Dizzy’s longtime bassist and musical director John Lee, Freddie Hendrix on trumpet & flugelhorn, Sharel Cassity on alto saxophone & flute, Steve Carrington on tenor saxophone, Cyrus Chestnut on piano, Tommy Campbell on drums, and Roger Squitero on congas, bongos, and percussion.