Josh Jones Latin Jazz Orchestra Performs for La Peña's 38th Anniversary!
Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 8:00 PM (PDT)
Every Monday night, La Peña's Theater echoes with the sounds of horns, percussions, and vocals from students of the Latin Jazz Orchestra. Instructed by Josh Jones, they learn and perform great Salsa and Latin Jazz arrangements. This year, they perform for us LIVE to commemorate La Peña's 38th Anniversary!
Drummer & Percussionist Josh Jones is recognized internationally from his touring with such jazz greats as Don Cherry, Steve Coleman, Omar Sosa and Peter Apfelbaum. He currently tours with Jacqui Naylor.
Josh's recent recording projects include the soundtrack to the movie "La Mission," as well as albums with Larry Coryell, Phil Ranelin, and Jacqui Naylor. Other notable recordings include Yosvanny Terry and Columna B, Peter Apfelbaum, Steve Bernstein, Chico Freeman, Arthur Blythe, Tupac Shakur, Goapele, Zion-I, Taj Mahal, Bob Weir and AfroCuba de Matanzas.
Josh continues to perform with his various ensembles at clubs and festivals in the Bay Area and remains an influence on and supporter of jazz in the community.