Tribute to Cachao!
Celebrating the legacy of danzon/mambo pioneer, Israel "Cachao" Lopez
with Cachao disciple,
John Santos, and his Quintet
maestro Orestes Vilato - timbales
John Calloway - flute
Saul Sierra - bass
Marco Diaz - piano
John Santos - congas, percussion
and special guests including
maestro Johnny Rodriguez - bongos, percussion
Melecio Magdaluyo - sax, clarinet
Anthony Blea - violin
Orlando Torriente - vocals
Javier Navarrette - percussion
MONDAY, APRIL 28TH & TUESDAY, APRIL 29TH, 2008
THE NEW YOSHI'S WORLD CLASS NIGHTSPOT
1330 Fillmore St. San Francisco, CA 94115
The Monday night shows are at 9:00 & 11:00 to accommodate the World Premiere of the documentary Cachao: Una Mas, at the San Francisco International Film Festival, which takes place around the corner from Yoshi's at the Kabuki Theater at 6:30.
Tuesday night the sets return to the normal 8:00 and 10:00 times.
Maestro Cachao was scheduled to perform with us at these concerts before his untimely passing on the 22nd of March.
We will do our best to honor his incredible legacy at these tributes.
Please inquire early to insure seating.
Your help in spreading the word is much appreciated.
Invita Herencia Latina