Tap Meets Flamenco at JALC

Posted on April 14th, 2008 in Concerts | Tags: flamenco, herlin riley, jazz at lincoln center, jazz at lincoln center orchestra, new york, vitoria suite

On April 24, 25 & 26, 2008, at Rose Theater, in a special concert event called Tap Meets Flamenco, Spanish pianist Chano Dominguez performs his work De Cadi a New Orleans with his flamenco ensemble and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra. The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra also performs selections from The Vitoria Suite, which the city of Vitoria, Spain commissioned Wynton Marsalis to write, and “Evolution of the Groove” featuring drummer Herlin Riley.
Featuring guests Israel Suarez, tap dancers Jared Grimes, Dewitt Fleming, Jr. and flamenco dancer Tomasito, Tap Meets Flamenco explores jazz, Spanish rhythms and dance. More info about tickets on Jalc.org
Below you can watch a video clip from the event…

You can also listen to the concert from JALC Radio (open directly in Tunes or Winamp)