Donny McCaslin’s Fast Future – Saturday, July 18, 2015

Donny McCaslin’s Fast Future – Saturday, July 18, 2015

Donny McCaslin’s Fast Future Saturday, July 18 Kuumbwa Jazz Center “… original, adventurous and engaging all at once…” – Something Else Reviews Saxophonist Donny McCaslin is not one to tread water. Constantly evolving McCaslin is very much in the forefront...
Ray Obiedo Group – Thursday, July 16, 2015

Ray Obiedo Group – Thursday, July 16, 2015

Ray Obiedo Group Thursday, July 16 Kuumbwa Jazz Center “… in-the-pocket Latin fusion.” – All Music.com Guitarist/composer Ray Obiedo is hard to pin down to any one style. Equal parts funk, Afro-Caribbean, and Brazilian influences, Obiedo’s distinctive...
Pedrito Martinez Group – Monday, June 22, 2015

Pedrito Martinez Group – Monday, June 22, 2015

Pedrito Martinez Group Monday, June 22 Kuumbwa Jazz Center “… Africa-to-the-New World funk.” – The New York Times Cuban native Pedrito Martinez has been performing as a conguero and singer since he was eleven-years-old. The 2015 Grammy nominee has established...
Dr. Lonnie Smith and Wil Blades – Friday, June 19, 2015

Dr. Lonnie Smith and Wil Blades – Friday, June 19, 2015

Dr. Lonnie Smith and Wil Blades Friday, June 19 Kuumbwa Jazz Center “… hard groovin’ that just won’t quit.” – Icon Magazine Dr. Lonnie Smith and Wil Blades represent the generational span of the Hammond B-3 organ legacy. They have been playing duo...
Acoustic Alchemy – Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Acoustic Alchemy – Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Acoustic Alchemy Wednesday, June 17 Kuumbwa Jazz Center “Repeat after me: two guitars can make magic.” – JazzTimes British instrumental and smooth jazz ensemble Acoustic Alchemy, fronted by guitarists Greg Carmichael on nylon guitar and Miles Gilderdale on steel and...