David Pinto, Marina Lavalle & Pedro Rosales - A night of Peruvian Music!
Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 8:00 PM (PDT)
David Pinto is a Peruvian native best-known for his work as music director, arranger, and bassist for Grammy-winner Susana Baca, Diva of Afro-Peruvian music. Formerly member of Peru Jazz, a group highly praised for their innovation and fusion of Peruvian roots and jazz.
Afro-Peruvian singer Marina Lavalle, former Peru Negro Lead vocalist, is one of the most distinctive performers in the Bay Area and one of the great voices of modern Peruvian music. An important figure in the resurgence of Afro-Peruvian music, Marina Lavalle nurtures a carefully crafted blend of contemporary and traditional sounds.
Pedro Rosales is a Peruvian Cajon Player & Singer, Co-Director of De Rompe y Raja Cultural Association, and DIrector of the Afro-Peruvian Band Proyecto Lando. He has been very active on the Afro-Peruvian Movement in The San Francisco Bay Area for the last 20 years.