JazzReach: Metta Quintet
Thursday, February 24 at 7:30 p.m.
“Con Alma y Fuego” - This program is a multimedia celebration of the groundbreaking music and artists of Latin jazz. With grooving live music, live narration and enchanting video projections, Metta Quintet’s “Con Alma y Fuego” (“With Soul and Fire”) captures the awesome
origins and evolution of Latin jazz, highlighting the music of artists such as Machito, Dizzy Gillespie, Tito Puente and Antonio Carlos Jobim.
Learn more about jazz and celebrate the art form! Metta Quintet is a highly creative unit featuring dynamic, sought-after artists collectively dedicated to cultivating new generations of jazz listeners and perform- ers while supporting JazzReach’s mission.
Established in 1994, JazzReach is a nationally recognized New York City-based not-for-profit organization dedicated to the promotion, performance, creation and teaching of jazz music. JazzReach is fiercely dedicated to fostering a deeper appreciation, awareness and under- standing of our great American jazz tradition. Visit jazzreach.org for more information.