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Miguel Zenon Duos with Luis Perdomo and Paoli Mejias at SFJAZZ Center

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Where

SFJAZZ Center
201 Franklin Street
San Francisco, CA

When

Sun, June 2, 2013
7:30pm

Add to Calendar 2013-06-02 7:30pm 2013-06-02 Miguel Zenon Duos with Luis Perdomo and Paoli Mejias at SFJAZZ Center As a founding member of the SFJAZZ Collective in 2004, alto saxophonist Miguel Zenón has become one of the most celebrated alto saxophonists and composers of his generation as well as a multiple Grammy nominee and Guggenheim and MacArthur “Genius” Fellow. Deepening his relationship with SFJAZZ as a Resident Artistic Director, Zenón presents a series of projects that showcase his ever-expanding vision as a composer inspired by West Africa and an ingenious interpreter of the folkloric and popular music of Puerto Rico. The week closes with an evening of duos featuring Venezuelan-born pianist Luis Perdomo and Puerto Rican percussion maestro Paoli Mejias. SFJAZZ Center, 201 Franklin Street false MM/DD/YYYY

Tickets

$20/$30/$40

Musicians

Miguel Zenon Miguel Zenon
saxophone
Paoli Mejias Paoli Mejias
percussion
Luis Perdomo Luis Perdomo
piano

About

As a founding member of the SFJAZZ Collective in 2004, alto saxophonist Miguel Zenón has become one of the most celebrated alto saxophonists and composers of his generation as well as a multiple Grammy nominee and Guggenheim and MacArthur “Genius” Fellow. Deepening his relationship with SFJAZZ as a Resident Artistic Director, Zenón presents a series of projects that showcase his ever-expanding vision as a composer inspired by West Africa and an ingenious interpreter of the folkloric and popular music of Puerto Rico. The week closes with an evening of duos featuring Venezuelan-born pianist Luis Perdomo and Puerto Rican percussion maestro Paoli Mejias.


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