Summer in the CitySamuel Batista Quartet
Panamanian saxophonist Samuel Batista began playing at age 14. Later, he joined the Danilo Pérez Foundation, and is currently finishing his studies at Berklee. During his time there, he's had the privilege to play and learn from musicians including Danilo Pérez, John Patitucci, Joe Lovano, Terri Lyne Carrington, and many more.
Batista is currently working as a bandleader with Papuna Sharikadze (piano), James Dale (bass), and Eviatar Slivnik (drums). They are performing around the Greater Boston area and are in the process of recording their first album, Voices of Freedom.