Journey through the rhythms of 19th-century popular waltz, 1920s merengue, and the lively cantor of traditional joropo in this celebration of Venezuelan jazz. Vocalist and trumpeter Linda Briceño and cuatro virtuoso Jorge Glem join trumpeter Etienne Charles to examine African, Native South American, and European influences on the modern music of Venezuela.
Tickets start at $25
$5 tickets for Bard undergraduate students are made possible by the Passloff Pass.
Presented in partnership with the Fisher Center at Bard College
Don't miss the other SOUND THE TRUMPET! series events:
Jazz and the Birth of Hip-Hop
Led by Keyon Harrold
Saturday, February 9
Led by Etienne Charles, featuring Shenel Johns
Saturday, March 16
Purchase all three events in the series for $99