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IN THE SWING Canaries Jazz Orchestra Live In Arrecife

Wednesday July 20, 2016

IN THE SWING Canaries Jazz Orchestra Live In Arrecife

The Canaries Jazz Orchestra are performing live this Friday July 22nd at the Atlantida Cinema in Arrecife from 21.00. Tickets are priced at 15 euros.

Arrecife temporarily becomes the jazz capital of the Canaries this coming weekend, as the Canaries Jazz Orchestra take to the stage on Friday 22nd, followed by Jazz Canarias, featuring Jose Jones on Saturday the 23rd.

The Canaries Jazz Orchestra was founded back in 2002 by Rene Gonzales, a returning graudate of the world famous Berklee School of Music in California. The ensemble comprises a collective of artists from across the Canaries and the Latin world, colloborating together to peform live shows as well as educational events.

The Orchestra fuse Canarian foklore with more contemporary Afro Cuban and jazz rythyms to create a swinging, Latin infused big band sound, which is often accompanied live by some stunning choreography. Providing tourists and locals alike with the opportunity to enjoy locally trained musicians creating a unique, home grown jazz sound.

Tickets are available from the Atlantida Cinema box office priced at 15 euros.

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