ARTS FIRST: Jazz on the Plaza


Sunday, April 30, 2017, 2:00pm to 4:00pm


The Plaza Tent

Yosvany Terry¡Festejemos jazz! April 30 is International Jazz Day—join us for this free concert featuring Grammy Award-nominated saxophonist/composer Yosvany Terry, Harvard’s Director of Jazz Ensembles, Senior Lecturer on Music and ”a leader among the current generation of Afro-Carribean jazz musicians in the United States” according to The New York Times. Terry conducts the student Monday Jazz Band in a program featuring compositions of such celebrated jazz masters as Herbie Hancock, Joe Henderson, and George Cables and showcases his Grammy-nominated quintet from New York:

Yosvany Terry, alto & soprano saxophones, chekeré
Michael Rodriquez, trumpet
Osmany Paredes, piano
Yunior Terry Cabrera, bass
Ludwig Afonso, drums

Presented by the Office for the Arts at Harvard.


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