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MCCLA: 23 Minutos + Invitado Especial: John Santos
September 17, 2020 @ 6:23 pm - 6:46 pm
Thursday, September 17, 2020 From 6:23 PM to 6:46 PM Free (Donations are Welcome!) Live on MCCLA’s Facebook and Youtube Poetry will be in spanish, la poesía será en español. La belleza en palabras!! 23 Minutos + con Adrián (23 minutes with Adrian) is a project that brings poetry to your home, in an easy and interactive way, with great artists of the word such as, Kata Miletich, Jorge Argueta, John Santos, Yamily Yunis, Every Thursday we will have a different poet, sharing a different style, besides listening to poetry you will be able to interact with them! September 17 – John Santos Far more than a master percussionist, internationally renowned multi-Grammy-nominated San Francisco native, John Santos, is a prolific Afro-Latin bandleader, composer, teacher, writer, producer, and cultural activist with a musical career of over 50 years in the Bay Area! He has worked with acknowledged masters including Cachao, Dizzy Gillespie, Tito Puente, Bebo Valdés, and Eddie Palmieri. Mr. Santos is on the faculty of SF State University, the College of San Mateo, and the California Jazz Conservatory. His latest CD, Art of the Descarga, was just released (August 7th ) on the Smithsonian/Folkways label.