SMITH FINE ARTS SERIES @ WESTERN OREGON UNIVERSITY
DANILO PEREZ WITH THE WESTERN HEMISPHERE ORCHESTRA
JUNE 10, 2017 AT 7:30PM
Gift Certificate WILL NOT BE MAILED - Tickets may be picked up at WILL CALL Table at Rice Auditorium on the day of the concert.
Multiple Grammy Award winning pianist and composer Danilo Perez will join forces with WOU's own Western Hemisphere Orchestra. Perez's tireless work includes serving as UNESCO Artist For Peace, Cultural Ambassador to the Republic of Panama, and Artist Director of the Berklee Global Jazz Institute. He has toured and recorded with legends such as Dizzy Gillespie, Joe Lovano, Tito Puente, Wynton Marsalis, and Wayne Shorter.
"As a composer and bandleader himself, he's practically peerless" - MPR
"There is nothing small about Danilo Perez's ambitions. The pianist wants nothing less than to create a Panamanian style of jazz composition." - JazzTimes
Call if more tickets are needed. 503-838-8333
One Gift Certificate is valid for (1) entry into Danilo Perez with The Western Hemisphere Orchestra