Percussion Masters Series: Francisco Mela
82 West 3rd Street
About The Event:
“Today Francisco Mela is one of the most important Cuban’s drummers in jazz.” —JazzTimes
Acclaimed drummer Francisco Mela brings his formidable trio to Zinc on Saturday, January 11. He’s supported by saxophonist Hery Paz and guitarist Junama Trujillo.
Francisco Mela is a favorite amongst jazz’s elite instrumentalists, among them, Joe Lovano, John Scofield, JoAnne Brackeen, Kenny Barron, Gary Bartz, Bobby Watson, and McCoy Tyner, all of whom cite his charisma, sophistication, and life-affirming spirit as an extension of his incredible talents as a composer and drummer.
Showtimes are at 7:30 pm and 9:00 pm. Tickets: $25 advance / $30 day of show. For more info call (212) 477-9462 or visit http://zincjazz.com.