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Pedrito Martinez
Phone (202) 399-7993
Price $28.50 $20 with valid student ID. Door sales only
Age Suitability None Specified
Category Jazz

Pedrito Martinez

Saturday, Feb 8 8:00p

World-class percussionist, singer and bandleader Pedrito Martinez dazzles audiences with a sound plated firmly in the Afro-Cuban Rumba tradition and in the bata rhythms and vocal chants of the music of Yoruba and Santeria. Ben Ratliff summed it up aptly for the New York Times (June 15, 2010) calling it, “complex, blenderized Africa-to-the-New-World funk.”

The Cuban native and now New York resident has performed, recorded, and/or toured with Paquito D’Rivera; Brian Lynch; Steve Turre; Me’shell Ndege’Ocello;
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he daringly inventive Cuban percussionist Pedrito Martinez has become a ubiquitous presence on the New York scene, and he brings the powerful punch of his NYC shows to the SFJAZZ Center....
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Atlas Performing Arts Center
1333 H St. NE
Washington, DC 20002
(202) 399-7993
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