Savannah Music Festival - Dafnis Prieto Big Band

Savannah Music Festival - Dafnis Prieto Big Band

Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 at 6:00pm

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Cuban-born drummer, composer, bandleader and 2011 MacArthur “Genius” Fellow Dafnis Prieto honors his musical heroes and mentors-including Eddie Palmieri, Chico O’Farrill, Michel Camilo, Jane Bunnett, Henry Threadgill, Steve Coleman and others-with his 17-piece orchestra. Showcasing some of the world’s best Latin jazz musicians, Prieto’s compositions mix lush and jubilant melodies with polyrhythms that display a range of musical vocabularies from Latin jazz to classical chamber music.

Approx. 1 hr 10 mins

Time: 6:00 PM and 8:30pm

General Admission: $42