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Yosvany Terry Sextet at Carnegie Hall, January 26

Date: January 26, 2017

Time: 7:30 pm

Born into an illustrious musical family in Camaguey, Cuba, Yosvany Terry is an internationally acclaimed composer, saxophonist, percussionist, bandleader, educator, and cultural bearer of the Afro-Cuban tradition. After immersing himself in the European classical tradition at Havana’s prestigious National School of Arts (ENA) and Amadeo Roldan Conservatory, he went on to perform with major figures in every realm of Cuban music, including celebrated nueva trova singer/guitarist Silvio Rodriguez, pianists Chucho Valdes and Frank Emilio, and Don Pancho y Los Terry, the band led by his father, violinist and shekere master Eladio “Don Pancho” Terry Gonzales. In 2015 Terry was named a recipient of the prestigious Doris Duke Artist Award and was hired by Harvard University as Director of Jazz Ensembles and Senior Lecturer on Music.

This Carnegie Hall Mainstage Performance will feature the Yosvany Terry Sextet on Thursday, January 26 at 7:30 pm.

The “Pick 4” package is available online. Simply enter the coupon code 4ORMORE at checkout. Discounts are also available for seniors, military, and students. If you qualify for one of these discounts, please call or stop by the Box Office to complete your order.

Carnegie Hall
105 Church St.
Lewisburg, WV 24901
(304) 645-7917
http://www.carnegiehallwv.com/

 

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