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JAZZ @ The CAM: La Fiesta Latin Jazz Quintet

Thursday, 1/10/2019
6:30PM-8:00PM  
The series kicks off the new year with a Latin Jazz beat! La Fiesta Latin Jazz Quintet was formed in 2010 by band leader, saxophonist, clarinetist and composer Gregg Gelb (http://gregggelb.com/index.html). The quintet includes: Beverly Botsford on percussion, Ramon Ortiz on drums, Jim Crew on piano and Andy Kleindienst on bass.

The repertoire of this high energy group is authentic Latin Jazz made famous by renowned musicians that include Tito Puente, Mongo Santamaria, Buena Vista Social Club, and Dizzy Gillespie, plus original tunes by Gelb. La Fiesta’s first recording "La Fiesta Latin Jazz Quintet" was released in September 2016. Purchase seats on CAM’s website, by phone, and at CAM’s Visitor Services desk. CAM/CFJS Members: $12.00, Non-members: $20.00, Students with valid college ID $10.00 (tax and fees not included), This is a special 2nd Thurs. concert date. Weyerhaeuser Reception Hall.

The eight-concert series is presented by CAM and the Cape Fear Jazz Society. Before and after the concert enjoy dinner and drinks at CAM Café (910.777.2363). Café reservations are always suggested and appreciated.