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Arturo O’Farrill and The Afro Latin Jazz Octet
October 24, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT
The tradition continues. Pianist, composer, and leader of, “the first family of Afro-Latin Jazz,” (New York Times) Arturo O’Farrill, continues a weekly Sunday night Birdland residency that started over 20 years ago. The Afro-Latin Octet features pared down, appropriately socially-distanced, version of the Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra performing a program of original compositions and arrangements of Afro-Latin Jazz standards contributed by the band members.