Two shows, at 8pm & 10pm.
Jazz pianist Roberto Carcasses has become one of Cuba's most prominent players and arrangers, collaborating with many great artists including ChuchoValdés, Changuito, Wynton Marsalis, George Benson and Descemer Bueno. He is the bandleader of the premier Cuban band Interactivo collective. As a bandleader he has released the acclaimed Jazz Timbero with his famous father, trumpeter and bandleader Bobby Carcassés. The Irakere Band's Cesar Lopez and Alfredo Thompson are just two of the supporting members in Carcasses' Havana-based band. Roberto is in New Orleans as part of an arts collaboration sponsored by the CubaNola Collective and other Cuban and local musicians will join him for tonight’s show.