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Arturo O’Farrill Latin Jazz Big Band

Saturday, May 17 2014 - 7:00 pm
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Saturday, May 17 2014 - 9:00 pm
The Music Pier
Moorlyn Terrace & Boardwalk
Ocean City, NJ, 08226
E-Mail: info@spjazz.org
Telephone: (609) 927-6677

Arturo O’Farrill Latin Jazz Big Band - The GRAMMY award winning Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra (ALJO) - led by pianist, composer, and director Arturo O’Farrill, brings together the drama of big band jazz, the culture of Latin music, and the virtuosity of eighteen of the world’s most accomplished solo musicians. The orchestra’s debut album Una Noche Inolvidable was a 2006 GRAMMY nominee and their second; Song for Chico (ZOHO) won the Grammy for Best Latin Jazz Album of the Year in 2008. ALJO’s third album, 40 Acres and a Burro, (ZOHO) was a 2012 Grammy nominee for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album. Show time 7:00pm at the Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace & Boardwalk. Ticket prices are: Somers Point Jazz Society Member $20, Non-member $25 until May 15th. Tickets may be purchased on-line at www.spjazz.org/shop or by mail: Somers Point Jazz Society, PO Box 329, Somers Point, NJ 08244. Tickets will be available at the door: Somers Point Jazz Society Member $25, Non-member $30. Sponsored By Cape Bank. For more information call 609-927-6677 or email: info@spjazz.org