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Pedrito Martinez, Alfredo Rodríguez at Jo Long Theatre


Jo Long Theatre
226 N Hackberry
San Antonio, TX


Sat, March 16, 2019
8:00 pm

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Grammy-nominated artists Alfredo Rodríguez and Pedrito Martinez first worked together on Alfredo s 2012 release Invasion Parade. Each artist brings a different approach to the collaboration. A protege of Quincy Jones, who took him under his wing when he defected to the US in 2009, Alfredo was schooled in the rigorous classical conservatories of Havana. His riveting artistry is informed as much by Bach and Stravinsky as it is by his Afro Cuban and jazz roots. Pedrito s musical training came directly from the streets of the Cayo Hueso neighborhood of Old Havana in which he was raised and he has subsequently performed with artists such as Sting, Paul Simon, and Wynton Marsalis...

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Bandsintown uploaded this event on August 19, 2018