Sammy Figueroa to Play Blue Note and South Florida

10th anniversary shows for percussionist’s Latin Jazz Explosion

Sammy Figueroa performing at 2011 Detroit Jazz Festival image 0
Russ Davis

Sammy Figueroa performing at 2011 Detroit Jazz Festival

Sammy Figueroa and his Latin Jazz Explosion will celebrate their 10th anniversary with three concerts in New York City and South Florida. The dates and venues are as follows:

September 10: New York, NY – Blue Note

September 15: Miami, FL – WDNA Jazz Gallery Fine Arts Series

September 22: Delray Beach FL – Arts Garage

The band features:

Sammy Figueroa, percussion

Silvano Monasterios, piano; Gabriel Vivas, bass

Nomar Negroni, drums

Alex Pope Norris, trumpet (NY); Cisco Dimas, trumpet (FL)

Troy Roberts, saxophone (NY); John Michalak, saxophone (FL)