Sound Series: Cyro Baptista's Banquet of the Spirits
Wednesday, Mar 05, 2014 8:00 PM EST
(7:30 PM Doors)
The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, PA
**Please note: The show has moved from the entrance space to the Museum's theater.**
The Warhol welcomes acclaimed Brazilian percussionist and composer, Cyro Baptista, and his genre-defying quartet, Banquet of the Spirits. Their records are reviewed within the broad categories of contemporary jazz and world music,and are released on the Tzadik label, run by avant jazz icon John Zorn, a frequent collaborator with Batista, along with a myriad of luminaries, such as Paul Simon, Herbie Hancock, and Caetano Veloso. Baptista was also recently named the DownBeat percusionist of the year.It promises to be a unique performance that fans of hybrid jazz/Afro-Cuban music won't want to miss!
"you feel like you're listening to a captivating travelogue, as told by a group of nomads who are at home everywhere."
FREE Parking in the Warhol lot.