Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration ft. Fermín Ceballos: Jazz Edition

Friday, September 23, 2022 - 2:00pm

New Orleans Jazz Museum

400 Esplanade Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70116

Located at the foot of Esplanade Avenue, the New Orleans Jazz Museum, located in the Old U.S. Mint, is a national historic landmark that is part of the Louisiana State Museum system.

The New Orleans Jazz Museum is strategically located at the intersection of the city’s French Quarter and the Frenchmen Street live music corridor. The Museum celebrates the history of jazz, in all its forms, through dynamic interactive exhibits, multigenerational educational programming, research facilities, and engaging musical performances. For further details, visit NOLAjazzmuseum.org.

You can hear great music from some of New Orleans’ best contemporary artists in the state-of-the-art performance venue on the New Orleans Jazz Museum’s third floor. The Museum uses the space for evening programs, solo and small group concerts and special events while the New Orleans Jazz National Historic Park offers daily live music programs for local residents and visitors to the Museum. Learn more and find a calendar of events at MusicAtTheMint.org


Upcoming Shows

The New Orleans Jazz Museum & NOLAxNOLA present the Hispanic Heritage Month Musical Celebration featuring Fermín Ceballos: Jazz Edition on Friday, September 23rd at 2:00 PM CDT. Join us for the Hispanic Heritage Month Musical Celebration: starting Friday, September 16 through Friday, October 14 at 2:00 PM, you can enjoy weekly live performances as we honor Hispanic Heritage Month. The event will be held inside our third-floor Performance Center. Admission is free and open to the public; seating is limited and offered first-come, first-serve. Enjoy jazz music from home with the New Orleans Jazz Museum! Join the Jazz Museum online for our daily Live-Stream Concert Series, in which dynamic jazz musicians perform live from the Jazz Museum! Tune in at 2 pm on facebook.com/nolajazzmuseum/live to watch for free. Fermín Ceballos is a tri-lingual Afro-Dominican songwriter, musician, bandleader, composer, actor, and poet living and creating art in New Orleans, Louisiana. He studied art & music at the Autonomous University of Santo Domingo (UASD) and was a professor of music for the National System of Free Schools of the Ministry of Culture of the Dominican Republic. His primary musical instruments are the accordion, guitar, piano, and voice. Fermín continually works on several musical projects in the Gulf South and the US; such as Merengue4-FOUR, a musical project focused on Dominican Music (Bachata & Merengue Típico), Fermín’s Latin Fusion Orchestra performing original salsa inspired compositions, and Fermín Acústico (Acoustic) a musical concept based on guitar and voice. With all his projects, he performs original compositions based on his fusion of different sounds and musical rhythms. In 2019, he released his first book of poems in Spanish and English entitled, Pisando Mi Sombra (Walking My Shadow).

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