Marsalis Berklee JamsThe Dafnis Prieto Si o Si Quartet

Thursday / October 15, 2009 / 8:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Since his arrival in New York from Cuba in 1999, Dafnis Prieto has performed with Chucho Valdés, Michel Camilo, Don Byron, Steve Coleman, and Eddie Palmieri, among others. His own recordings have received Grammy Award nomimations. The Dafnis Prieto Si o Si Quartet includes Peter Apfelbaum, saxophone and percussion; Manuel Varela, piano; and Yunior Terry, bass. First set: concert. Second set: jam session.

Marsalis Berklee Jams is an innovative combination of concert performance, jam session, and classroom interaction. The program brings up-and-coming jazz groups to Boston for performances and jam sessions with Berklee students, as well as master classes and clinics. The series is produced in partnership with Marsalis Music, the Cambridge-based record label founded by Berklee alumnus Branford Marsalis.

Admission: 
$10 general admission