Friday, October 29, 2010

"El Sur" by Gabriel Alegria

Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra plays "El Sur" at the Symphony Space on March 6, 2009, playing El Sur with composer Gabriel Alegria.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

"The Afro Cuban Jazz Suite" by Chico O'Farrill - Part 2

Arturo O'Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra perform "The Afro Cuban Jazz Suite," composed by Chico O'Farrill, at Adelphi University on Friday, October 1, 2010.

Monday, October 25, 2010

"The Afro Cuban Jazz Suite" by Chico O'Farrill - Part 1

Arturo O'Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra perform "The Afro Cuban Jazz Suite," composed by Chico O'Farrill, at Adelphi University on Friday, October 1, 2010.

Friday, October 22, 2010

"Tanguango" by Astor Piazzolla

Arturo O'Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra perform "Tanguango," composed by Astor Piazzolla and arranged by Michael Philip Mossman, at Adelphi University on Friday, October 1, 2010.

Thursday, October 21, 2010

"El Minotauro" by Guillermo Klein

Arturo O'Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra perform "El Minotauro," composed by Guillermo Klein, at Adelphi University on Friday, October 1, 2010.

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

"Caravan" by Juan Tizol at Adelphi University

Arturo O'Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra perform "Caravan," composed by Juan Tizol, at Adelphi University on Friday, October 1, 2010.

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

"Caravan" by Juan Tizol

Arturo O'Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra perform "Caravan," composed by Juan Tizol, at Adelphi University on Friday, October 1, 2010.

Monday, October 18, 2010

"40 Acres and a Burro" by Arturo O'Farrill

Arturo O'Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra perform "40 Acres and a Burro," composed by Arturo O'Farrill, at Adelphi University on Friday, October 1, 2010.

Friday, October 15, 2010

"Alma Vacia" by Miguel Blanco

Arturo O'Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra perform "Alma Vacia," composed by Miguel Blanco, at Adelphi University on Friday, October 1, 2010.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

"A Wise Latina" at Adelphi

Arturo O'Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra perform "A Wise Latina," composed by Arturo O'Farrill in honor of the nomination of Justice Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court and commissioned by Symphony Space, The Bronx Museum, and RD Rice, at Adelphi University on Friday, October 1, 2010.

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

"Picadillo" at Adelphi

Arturo O'Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra perform "Picadillo," composed by Eddie Palmieri, at Adelphi University on Friday, October 1, 2010.

Monday, October 11, 2010

"A Night in Tunisia" by Dizzy Gillespie

Arturo O'Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra perform Dizzy Gillespie's "A Night in Tunisia," arranged by Michael Philip Mossman, at Adelphi University on Friday, October 1, 2010.

Thursday, October 7, 2010

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

The Arturo O'Farrill Quartet

The Arturo O'Farrill Quartet is performing at Symphony Space on October 7th.
You can get tickets here.

http://www.symphonyspace.org/event/6490-arturo-ofarrill-quartet?source=calendar

"The Composing Process" by Adam O'Farrill

Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra plays "The Composing Process" by Adam O'Farrill on November 5, 2009 at Symphony Space.

Monday, October 4, 2010

"Para los Rumberos" at Adelphi University

Arturo O'Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra closed their concert at Adelphi University with "Para los Rumberos," which inspired some of the audience get up and dance.

Friday, October 1, 2010

African Sunrise Suite

Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra with Randy Weston Play African Sunrise Suite at Symphony Space on November 5, 2009.

Please vote for Arturo at the Do Gooder Awards!

Dear friends,

Arturo's been nominated for the Brooklyn Community Foundation's Do Gooder Awards! Voting runs October 1-15, and the top 5 finalists will receive $5K to be given to the organization of their choice.

Here is Arturo's Do Gooder page, where you can vote for him once a day during October 1-15.

Here's the Do Gooder Awards website where you can get more info.

Thank you for participating in the first ever Brooklyn Do Gooder Awards Campaign -- you’re helping make Brooklyn better and stronger.

Also, please enjoy a video featuring some Brooklyn Do Gooder poetry by local young people and produced by two of our amazing grantee partners: Reel Works Teen Filmaking and Urban Word.