* Chucho Valdés

When:
April 6, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
2019-04-06T20:00:00-04:00
2019-04-06T20:15:00-04:00
Where:
Sixth & I Historic Synagogue
600 I St NW
Washington
DC 20001
Cost:
$45

Cuban pianist Chucho Valdés carries the torch for a more traditional sound in Afro-Cuban jazz. His touch on the piano is often light, even as a soloist, ceding space as a bandleader to let the rumba, salsa grooves carry most of the music.

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Jackson Sinnenberg is an Associate Producer for SiriusXM and a freelance writer. His work has appeared in the JazzTimes. NPR Music, NPR.org, the Washington City Paper and On Tap Magazine and the blog of Smithsonian Folkways Records. He previously covered the city’s music scene for WGTB, Georgetown University’s radio station, where he was a show host, writer, and columnist. He graduated from Georgetown with a bachelor’s degree in American Musical Culture. Read him at sinnenbergmusic.com. Follow him at @sinnenbergmusic.