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Poncho Sanchez



Poncho Sanchez : Tribute to Cal Tjader
UNITED STATES
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA  •  Yoshi's Jazz Club  •  Ongoing
 
Before conguero Poncho Sanchez started his Latin Jazz Band, which has gone on to become the premier Latin jazz ensemble working today, he served an important apprenticeship with Cal Tjader, a pioneering Latin jazz bandleader since the 1950s. Sanchez worked in Tjaderís group from the beginning of 1975 until Calís death in May 1982. Now heís put together a group of fellow Tjader friends and alumnióbassist Rob Fisher, drummer Vince Lateano, and Roger Glenn on vibesóto pay musical tribute to Cal, their friend and colleague, and a towering figure in Latin jazz.

Yoshi's Jazz Club and Japanese Restaurant Web Site



Detailed schedule information:
8:00 pm & 10 pm

Contact: 510 Embarcadero West
Oakland, CA 94607
Tel: (1) 510 238 92 00

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