Benefit Concert for Percussion Pioneer Giovanni Hidalgo (7PM)
Sunday, July 2, 2017, 7:00 pm (doors open at 6:00 pm)

w/ John Santos, Zakir Hussain and more!

$55 Advance Premium / $40 General Advance / $44 General Door*

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July 02 7:00 pm

*NOTE: All tickets are subject to an additional $4 per ticket facility fee

 

There is tiered seating for this show. Please see seating chart below.

 

Puerto Rican percussionist Giovanni Hidalgo is arguably the greatest contemporary conga drummer. He is a gifted genius who over the last 35 years has changed the art, concept and technique of that ancient and fundamental instrument. He is a true innovator and living legend who has lifted the image and respect for the drum internationally through a lifetime of ceaseless recording and touring the world. 


Due to complications from diabetes, he has been unable to work for almost two years. With the proceeds of this concert, we are able to lift him up a little and express our gratitude for all he has given to the art of world music and the cultural legacy of the conga drum.

Featured artists:
Giovanni Hidalgo
Zakir Hussain
John Santos
Ed Simon
Bobi Céspedes
Roberto Borrell
Saul Sierra
John Calloway
David Flores
Gibby Ross
Christian Sullivan
Fito Reinoso
Harold Muñiz
Beatriz Muñiz
Javier Navarette
Josh Jones
Jesus Diaz
José Luis Gomez
Fernanda Bustamante
José Roberto Hernandez




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Listen to sample tracks from upcoming artists.