ON STAGE // HOP ENSEMBLES
World Music Percussion Ensemble
The ensemble is joined by an internationally touring Latin jazz trio of “exceptional originality and style” (All About Jazz)—Chilean vocalist Natalia Bernal, keyboardist Mike Eckroth and seven-string guitarist Jason Ennis. Expect an evening of romantic, fiery Cuban sons and Argentine tangos.
MORE INFOHAFIZ SHABAZZ director
with guest artists LA VOZ DE TRES
Led by ethnomusicologist/drummer Hafiz Shabazz, this is a full band with drums at its center and repertoire ranging from ancient African to Brazilian and Latin American rhythms. Along with teaching the ethos and technique of world percussion traditions, the ensemble offers students opportunities to work closely with guest artists.