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Feb 16 Fri

Latin Fire with Arturo Sandoval

Friday Thru Saturday
February 16 - 17 2024

Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall

Concert Timings:
February 16, 2024, 8:00 pm
February 17, 2024, 8:00 pm

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This scorching performance brings together the GRAMMY® Award-winning jazz trumpeter and composer Arturo Sandoval with the full sonic force of a symphony orchestra—delivering a fiery fusion of jazz and Latin music. Sandoval will deliver favorites such as "Every Day I Think of You," "Smile," "La Virgen De La Macarena," and "Someone to Watch Over Me."

The show opens with a passion-filled, energetic celebration of Latin American orchestral hits paired with the firework playing of highly acclaimed Costa Rican trumpeter Jose Sibaja and vocalist Mónica Ábrego. In addition to being the lead trumpet of the Boston Brass, Sibaja has recorded with such artists as Ricky Martin, Gloria Estefan, Celia Cruz and has performed on television at the MTV awards, Grammy Awards, Saturday Night Live, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Late Night with David Letterman among many others. This high-octane concert is sure to make you want to dance and sing along!

With Image Magnification (IMAG) on the big screen for a closer look at the guest artists, conductor, and musicians of the orchestra!

Before the Concert
Come early to watch dancers from the Atomic Ballroom performing sizzling salsa and more in the main lobby starting at 7 p.m. They might even teach you a few steps so you can join them!

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ARTISTS:
Arturo Sandoval, Trumpet
Jose Sibaja, Trumpet
Mónica Ábrego, Soprano

PROGRAM:
RAFAEL HERNÁNDEZ: El Cumbanchero
MARIA GREVER: Júrame
ASTOR PIAZZOLA: Libertango for Trumpet and Orchestra
GEORGES BIZET: Carmen Suite for Soprano, Trumpet, and Orchestra
ARY BARROSO: Aquarela do Brasil for Soprano, Trumpet, and Orchestra
ERNESTO LECUONA: Malagueña for Soprano, Trumpet, and Orchestra
- INTERMISSION -
Arturo Sandoval will announce the second half of the program from the stage.

 


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