Al di Meola

When:
June 18, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
2019-06-18T20:00:00-04:00
2019-06-18T20:15:00-04:00
Where:
DC City Winery
1350 Okie St NE
Washington
DC 20002
Cost:
$48 - $65

Guitarist Al di Meola skyrocketed to fame after joining Chick Corea’s band Return to Forever in the 1970s. Since then, he’s been a leading fusion and Latin jazz personality. Musically, he believes in theatrics as a form of beauty, and echo and other effects are trusty allies in his performances.

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Giovanni is the founder of CapitalBop, and a music critic for the New York Times. He previously served as a contributor to the Washington Post, the FADER, JazzTimes, NPR Music and others, and hosted “On the Margin,” a books show on WPFW-FM. As head of CapitalBop, he has covered the D.C. jazz scene since 2010. (He is no longer directly involved in the presenting of CapitalBop's concerts.) He graduated from Tufts University with a bachelor’s degree in history, with a focus on African-American history. Reach Giovanni at editor@capitalbop.com. Read him at giovannirussonello.com or nytimes.com/by/giovanni-russonello. Follow him on Twitter at @giorussonello.