Jane Bunnett and Spirits of Havana, one of today’s leading Latin jazz ensembles makes its Athenaeum debut on May 13. The sextet features Bunnett on soprano saxophone/flute, Larry Cramer on trumpet, Elio Villafranca on piano, Rigoberto Lopez on bass, Jorge Najarro on timbales, and Arturo Stable on congas. Recognized as one of the leading soprano sax players in jazz, Bunnett’s exceptional engagement with Afro-Cuban music has resulted in two Grammy-nominated CDs. Call (858) 454-5872 to reserve.
Official Website: http://www.ljathenaeum.org/jazz.html
Added by TheAList on April 7, 2009