Loading Events

Past Events

Event Views Navigation

Find Events

August 2018

Luisito Quintero and 3rd Element

Details

August 3 @ 10:00 pm - August 4 @ 1:00 am UTC-5
$15

Venue

TERRAZA 7, 40-19 Gleane St. Elmhurst, NY
New York, NY 11373 United States

Description

Luisito Quintero and 3rd Element has received a Grammy award nomination for Best Latin Jazz álbum. Luisito Quintero was born in Caracas, Venezuela, where he was surrounded by Afro-Venezuelan and Afro-Cuban rhythm and music. His father, a respected percussionist in his native country, tutored and encouraged Luisito on timbales through his adolescent years. Luisito comes from a long line of outstanding musicians which includes his uncle, Carlos Nene Quintero and cousin Robert Quintero. Luisito studied at the Orquesta Simfonica de…

More Details

Prasanna -Jazz from Earth

Details

August 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm UTC-5
$15

Venue

TERRAZA 7, 40-19 Gleane St. Elmhurst, NY
New York, NY 11373 United States

Description

For the Aug edition of Prasanna's Terraza 7 show, he will perform the music of one of his friend and world renowned film composer A.R. Rahman. A.R. Rahman redefined the film music of India in the '90s with a blazing new sound and became the biggest superstar of Indian music. He soon became a household name in Hollywood too with two Oscars and two Grammies for his score for Slumdog Millionaire. Prasanna has been a long time collaborator with A.R.…

More Details

Nueva York Flamenco City

Details

August 4 @ 10:00 pm - August 5 @ 1:00 am UTC-5
$15

Venue

TERRAZA 7, 40-19 Gleane St. Elmhurst, NY
New York, NY 11373 United States

Description

Melinda Hedgecorth, draws her inspiration for her movement from her many teachers. Her poise and control come from a lifetime of training in ballet. Her fluidity and openness to new ideas come from her background in modern dance. Melinda graduated in 1997 from the University of Missouri, Kansas City with a degree in Fine Arts with emphasis in ballet, modern, and flamenco. In 1999 she began yearly trips to Madrid and Jerez to cultivate a more profound understanding of flamenco, and…

More Details

Terraza Jazz Jam

Details

August 5 @ 9:30 pm - August 6 @ 2:30 am UTC-5
$7

Venue

TERRAZA 7, 40-19 Gleane St. Elmhurst, NY
New York, NY 11373 United States

Description

A Latin Jazz, Brazilian/Straight ahead Jazz Jam Session. This is a weekly Jam Session in Queens, NY, where local musicians are able to play and create music in a collective and harmonious way. Musicians welcome and everyone else who wants to enjoy some quality music on Sunday nights. Come support live music and our community! On Sunday August 5th, 2018 at 9:30 pm our Jam session will be open by John Benitez Trio. $7 cover charge for mezzanine. FREE admission…

More Details

Pedro Giraudo Tango Quarte

Details

August 9 @ 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm UTC-5
$12

Venue

TERRAZA 7, 40-19 Gleane St. Elmhurst, NY
New York, NY 11373 United States

Description

After two decades performing with the most important interpreters of tango in the United States, Pedro Giraudo debuted his own Tango Trio in July 2015 at Lincoln Center’s Midsummer Night Swing in July 2015. The Pedro Giraudo Tango Trio features some of the finest tango musicians of today to interpret tangos ranging from the great traditional, classic tangos, to more modern tangos and original compositions. Among the many noteworthy events in his career, in 2014 Pedro recorded bass on Ruben…

More Details

Bárbara Martínez Trio

Details

August 10 @ 9:30 pm - 11:55 pm UTC-5
$15

Venue

TERRAZA 7, 40-19 Gleane St. Elmhurst, NY
New York, NY 11373 United States

Description

Bárbara Martínez Trio This musical journey departs from Andalucía, Spain with layover in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and a final landing in Brooklyn, NYC. Flamenco with hints of Brazil and the Caribbean. Bárbara grew up performing in New York City. Originally from Venezuela, she comes from a lineage of Argentinian tango singers. For almost 20 years she has worked as a dancer and singer with several flamenco dance companies, and danced at the Metropolitan Opera, where she sang as a…

More Details

César Orozco & Kamarata Jazz

Details

August 11 @ 10:00 pm - August 12 @ 1:00 am UTC-5
$15

Venue

TERRAZA 7, 40-19 Gleane St. Elmhurst, NY
New York, NY 11373 United States

Description

Kamarata Jazz was created by César Orozco in Venzuela back in 2006. The group was originally conceived as a quintet: piano, electric bass, drums, percussion and Venezuelan cuatro. Currently, they perform as a quintet but using a saxophone instead of the cuatro, or eventually also as a sextet including both, cuatro and saxophone. Kamarata Jazz mixes Venezuelan and Cuban traditional music with Jazz plus other genres such as flamenco, tango, and bossa nova. The core of the repertoire is based…

More Details

Terraza Jazz Jam

Details

August 12 @ 9:30 pm - August 13 @ 2:00 am UTC-5
$7

Venue

TERRAZA 7, 40-19 Gleane St. Elmhurst, NY
New York, NY 11373 United States

Description

A Latin Jazz, Brazilian/Straight ahead Jazz Jam Session. This is a weekly Jam Session in Queens, NY, where local musicians are able to play and create music in a collective and harmonious way. Musicians welcome and everyone else who wants to enjoy some quality music on Sunday nights. Come support live music and our community! On Sunday August 12th, 2018 at 9:30 pm our Jam session will be open by John Benitez Trio. $7 cover charge for mezzanine. FREE admission…

More Details

John Yao Quintet

Details

August 15 @ 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm UTC-5
$12

Venue

TERRAZA 7, 40-19 Gleane St. Elmhurst, NY
New York, NY 11373 United States

Description

Progressive, melodic and unpredictable. The John Yao Quintet features the unique compositions of Trombonist John Yao, which are firmly rooted in the jazz tradition but not afraid to step out into the free-rider zone at times. For over a decade, Trombonist, composer and arranger John Yao has been an active member of the NY jazz scene working extensively with Grammy-award ensembles including the Vanguard Jazz Orchestra and Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra among others. Yao is the leader of two working bands…

More Details
+ Export Events