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CONGA, BONGÓ & CHÉKERE DEMO with John Santos

California Jazz Conservatory

Saturday, August 9, 2014 from 3:15 PM to 5:15 PM (PDT)

Berkeley, CA

CONGA, BONGÓ & CHÉKERE DEMO with John Santos

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A clinic and demonstration in technique and expression on these important Afro-Cuban percussion instruments. John Santos provides historical background, performs and takes questions from participants in this fun and enlightening workshop. His perspective is unique as a historian, teacher and producer with over 40 years of professional experience in the realm of Latin jazz. For all levels.

Saturday, August 9, 3:15 – 5:15pm
$30 advance • $45 day of workshop

Five-time Grammy-nominated percussionist John Santos has performed or recorded with Dizzy Gillespie, Tito Puente, Santana, Cachao, Eddie Palmieri, Max Roach, McCoy Tyner, Steve Turre, Bobby Hutcherson, Lalo Schifrin, James Moody, The Latin Giants of Jazz, Omar Sosa, Buena Vista Social Club, Batacum-bele, Lázaro Ros, Francisco Aguabella, Armando Peraza, El Conjunto de Clave y Guaguancó, John Faddis and Mark Murphy, among others. This workshop is co-sponsored by Remo drumheads.

Have questions about CONGA, BONGÓ & CHÉKERE DEMO with John Santos? Contact California Jazz Conservatory

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California Jazz Conservatory
2087 Addison St
Berkeley, CA 94704

Saturday, August 9, 2014 from 3:15 PM to 5:15 PM (PDT)


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