Pittsfield CityJAZZ Festival: The Dizzy Gillespie Afro-Cuban Experience

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Pittsfield CityJAZZ Festival: The Dizzy Gillespie Afro-Cuban Experience

October 14, 2017 @ 7:30 PM

$23 – $38

The Afro Cuban Experience, led by Dizzy Gillespie’s long-term bassist, John Lee, showcases the unique rhythms and well-loved melodies (such as “Manteca” and “Tin Tin Deo”) of Gillespie’s library of Cu-Bop, which he developed with Chano Pozo in the ’40s and ’50s.

Venue

Berkshire Theatre Group
111 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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Phone:
(413) 997-4444
Website:
http://www.berkshiretheatregroup.org