Night of Jazz and Dance: MARCH 8th
Other, See description for date
7:30pm to 10:30:00 PM (3 flex hours)
presented by Lindy Brazil, Lindy.Brazil@gcccd.edu
Workshop Number: CC-S-803
Location: off campus
Join us for a unique evening of artistic entertainment, hosted by KSDS and the San Diego Ballet as they combine forces to present the premiere of Sweet Synergy Suite with music created by internationally acclaimed Jazz musician, Charles McPherson, and dancing choreographed and performed by the San Diego Ballet to Afro-Cuban, Latin, and Be-bop Jazz rhythms.
- A special workshop performance of a new Afro-Cuban Jazz ballet composed by acclaimed Jazz saxophonist Charles McPherson and performed by members of the San Diego Ballet.
- The ballet will be preceded by a 30-minute Jazz set featuring the Charles McPherson Sextet: Charles McPherson (saxophone), Gilbert Castellanos (trumpet), Charlie Chavez (percussion), Randy Porter (piano), Fernando Gomez (drums), Katie Thiroux (bass).
After the performance, Charles McPherson has graciously offered to answer questions about his creation and his craft.
To earn Professional Development Credit, sign in with Lindy that night and submit the online attendance form. Please notify Jodi Reed if you do not attend.
To order tickets, visit Eventbrite. Sources tell me the event is expected to sell out, so please order your tickets early. Once you've signed up, please email Lindy.Brazil@gcccd.edu.