The Paoli Mejías Quintet

When:
Friday, July 26, 2019 - 7:30 pm @ 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
2019-07-26T19:30:00-07:00
2019-07-26T21:30:00-07:00
Where:
Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute
104 17th Ave S Seattle
WA 98144
Cost:
$25 - $35

Carlos Santana’s conga player, Paoli Mejías, is a Latin Grammy nominee, and a distinguished master percussionist from Puerto Rico, ranked among the best in both Latin Jazz and salsa. His charisma and energetic Afro-Caribbean rhythms are notorious for bringing audiences to their feet.

As a bandleader, Paoli fuses straight-ahead jazz with African, Mediterranean and Caribbean folkloric rhythms to create a new dimension of Latin Jazz that is global, energetic and modern. Mejías has performed and recorded with some of the most celebrated artists of Latin Jazz including Carlos Santana, Chick Corea, Marc Anthony, Tito Puente, Luis Enrique, David Sanchez, La India, Seis del Solar, and Eddie Palmieri.

Tickets are $25 for general admission and $35 for front-row seating.

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