Festival Miami – Gonzalo Rubalcaba

Concerts & Performances
Date Thursday, October 22, 2015, 8:00 pm Organization Categories Concerts & Performances
Place UM Gusman Concert Hall Address 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables Phone 305-284-4940

Gonzalo Rubalcaba—With Frost Concert Jazz Band; Afro Blue Meets Cu-Bop and Post-Bop. Cuban-born pianist Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Bulgarian-born percussionist Svet Stoyanov and American-born trumpeter John Daversa met at UM Frost as new faculty. In this energizing program with the Frost Concert Jazz Band they celebrate the multicultural vibrancy of their new musical home inspired in part by “Afro Blue” by Mongo Santamaría and “Manteca” by Dizzy Gillespie. Rubalcaba also performs highlights from his illustrious career with new arrangements by Daversa and others.Tickets start at $20.