This Month at Arts Garage.. Hot! – June

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June 5-6 / Fri-Sat 8pm / $25, $35, $45 TITO PUENTE JR. / Latin Jazz TITO PUENTE JR.’S BIRTHDAY WEEKEND!! Tito Puente Jr. is determined to nurture the musical legacy left by his father, and he does so with charm and grace, captivating audiences who echo his passion. Crowds who were lured to venues by his father now return to see his son – and to once again participate in the high voltage celebration that takes place on stage. Be prepared to mambo the night away as Tito Puente, Jr. brings his phenomenal band to Arts Garage. June 12-13 / Fri-Sat 8pm / $25, $35, $45 JOYCE MORENO / Brazilian Jazz Joyce Moreno is a 4-time Latin Grammy nominated artist, known for her strong feminine Brazilian identity. The singer, composer, arranger and instrumentalist has authored over 400 recorded songs, released over 30 CDs, and has performed around the world. Beyond Brazil, Joyce’s work has been recorded by top artists such as Annie Lennox, Wallace Roney, Eyed Peas, David Sanchez, Claus Ogerman, and Gerry Mulligan. She is known for pioneering the first-person feminine voice; she was the first Brazilian songwriter to express herself in this form, opening the way for countless other artists who followed. June 19 / Fri. 8pm / $25, $30, $35 ANIBAL BERRAUTE QUARTET / Tango Fusion Led by pianist Anibal Berraute and five-time-Grammy winner, violinist Federico Britos, the quartet combines the resounding powers of the piano, violin, bass cello, and the bandoneon to create intoxicating music that spans genres. The musical masters rearrange tangos, improvise Latin jams, and incorporate musical vocabulary that transcends classic Tango. This dynamic quartet delights audiences with their spirited tango interpretations and sexy, exciting sound. June 20-21 / Sat 8pm, Sun 7pm / $25, $35, $45 DUFFY JACKSON / Jazz Duffy Jackson, drummer extraordinaire and son of legendary jazz bassist Chubby Jackson, returns to Arts Garage for another high-energy performance. His distinct swinging style combined with his enthusiasm and wit is a show that all jazz fans should experience. Not to mention that he has performed with legendary artists including Duke Ellington, Lionel Hampton, Dizzy Gillespie, Ella Fitzgerald and Benny Carter. June 27 / Sat. 8pm / $25, $30, $35 FLAMENCO PURO / Dance Flamenco Puro brings the highest caliber of professional dancers to the stage, complete with colorful costumes, fans, castanets, Sevillanas, and Rumbas. Comprised of Miami’s best dancers and musicians, their performances are vibrant and elegant, traditional yet modern, and always exciting. The troupe is led by Artistic Director, Choreographer and Dancer Clarita Filgueiras, who has performed in Miami for over 20 years and has established herself as one of the top flamenco dancers in the U.S. July 3 / Fri. 8pm/ $25,$30,$35 THE WORLD MUSIC 5 / Jazz Fusion The World Music 5 consists of multi-Grammy winning violinist Federico Britos, the twice- Grammy nominated Negroni’s Trio (featuring pianist Jose Negroni, drummer Nomar Negroni, and bassist Josh Allen), and two-time Latin-Grammy nominated saxophonist Dr. Ed Calle. Their style is a unique repertoire of acoustic music fusing jazz with Afro-Latin American and Caribbean rhythms, world genres, and European harmony. The talented group has been touring continuously, sharing their unique sounds with the world. Catch them at Arts Garage and experience the magic for yourself!