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Inside Latin Jazz

  • The Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts 13406 E. Philadelphia Street Whittier, CA, 90601 United States (map)

Latin Jazz 104 - CUBA L.A.
Jazz With No Prerequisites
Instructor: Danilo Lozano
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
8:00 PM

In this "class" you’ll gain a deeper knowledge and appreciation of Latin Jazz.

The night will feature some of Los Angeles renowned and most sought after musicians in the industry, playing tunes that have become standards in the Latin Jazz repertoire.

There will be no exam!

Open to all majors, minors or people that want to have fun. May be repeated for maximum musical pleasure.

Cuba L.A. keeps the soul of Cuban music alive, fueled by the love of their heritage and the exhilaration of musical experimentation. 

Danilo Lozano is a two-time Grammy Award-winning flautist and music professor. A founding member of the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, Lozano is best known for his work with Latin jazz and charanga music. He has performed with some of the greatest artists in the genre, including Celia Cruz, Poncho Sanchez, Latin Side All Stars, Israel Lopez "Cachao," and was a featured artist on the soundtrack for Andy Garcia's film The Lost City. Lozano continues to perform regularly in both Los Angeles and across the country. Last summer, he was a featured artist for the Pasadena Orchestra's Clásica - las raíces de la música concert series and the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival in Idaho. Moreover, he is the creator and host of Inside Latin jazz at Whittier College.