Francisco Mora Catlett's Afro-horn at Jazz Libre! at The Clemente Soto Vélez Cultural & Educational Center

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Arts for Art uploaded this event on October 22, 2021


The Clemente Soto Vélez Cultural & Educational Center
Jazz Libre!

107 Suffolk Street
New York, NY


Thu, November 11, 2021
7:00 pm

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Sam Newsome
saxophone, soprano
Roman Diaz
Rashaan Carter
bass, acoustic
Alex Harding
saxophone, baritone


“A Function at the Junction: Ancestral Bridge, Musical Streams”.
“Una Función en el Cruce: Puente Ancestral, Corrientes Musicales”

Featuring Michele Rosewoman's New Yor-Uba, to be joined by Francisco Mora Catlett's Afro Horn and Roman Diaz's Rumba Ensemble, Arts for Art will co-present an evening of live performance on November 11, 2021 at the Clemente Soto Velez Center, Flamboyan Theater NYC, to be filmed for subsequent broadcast through the HotHouseGlobal platforms and via National Cuban TV.

Afro Horn is an avant-garde ensemble that highlights the African presence in the Americas through an assemblage of prime musicians and a repertoire of written and improvised jazz expressions and Cuban folkloric influences. Mr. Mora is especially known for his work with Motown, Sun Ra and Max Roach and as co-founder of the Oyu Oro Afro-Cuban Experimental Dance Company (2000) with his wife Danys Perez Prades, performing dance and music from the African Diaspora. ...

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