Cuban pianist Manuel Valera is in the forefront of contemporary jazz. His 2003 debut CD, Forma Nueva,
signaled the arrival of an important Latin jazz pianist. His latest recording Melancolia,
released in March 2006, is a special project that fuses classical concepts with world and Latin rhythms.
Friday Nov 17
Sets @ 5:45 & 7:15
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Manuel Valera - piano
Yosvany Terry - saxophone and checkere
Hans Glawischnig - bass
Dafnis Prieto - drums
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