Doors: 8:30 PM
Show: 9:00 PM (ends at 11:00 PM)
Pablo Batista returns to the Unscripted Jazz Series for two hot nights. Batista is an outstanding percussionist and bandleader whose work spans the worlds of Jazz, R&B and Latin Music, The longtime member of Grover Washington’s band went on to tour with Grammy winner Alicia Keys. His diverse resume includes stints with Diane Reeves, Eddie Palmieri and Bono. Batista is also an instructor at The Association of Latin American Musicians (AMLA) and is the recipient of a Pew Fellowship Award which funded his project, El Viaje (The Journey).
On October 12 and 13, he presents Pablo Batista’s Latin Jazz Ensemble at SOUTH. The ensemble showcases his mastery of rhythm rooted in the traditions of Africa, Cuba and the Caribbean; tropical heat just in time for autumn in Philly. Showtimes 7pm and 9pm Tickets at https://goo.gl/Ec81mr