Upcoming Events & News

  • April 28 – Save the date! Buy the ticket! Arturo will curate and be the musical director for the ¡Adelante Cuba! concert at New York’s City Center. This blockbuster concert will feature Omara Portuondo, Telmary Diaz, Yasek Mazano, Roberto Fonseca, and the Camerata Romeu, a fantastic all-woman string ensemble, direct from Havana. This is the biggest star-studded concert of the Spring season for Arturo and his Afro Latin Jazz Alliance. Don’t miss this extraordinary event! Tickets can be purchased here, but they are going fast!
  • May 9 – will be the first stop on our California tour, starting with concert for Stanford Live on May 9th at Bing Concert Hall at Stanford University – This concert will feature the well-known philosopher and orator DR CORNEL WEST performing with the Afro Latin Jazz  Orchestra led by Arturo O’Farrill.
  • May 11 – will be a concert with Arturo leading his Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra at the Mondavi Center at UC Davis.
  • May 12 – Arturo and the Orchestra will participate in a benefit concert for radio station KPFA. The concert will be held at THE UC Theatre TAUBE FAMILY MUSIC HALL, 2036 University Avenue near downtown Berkeley. Click on TAUBE for tickets!
  • May 13 will see Arturo’s smaller, more intimate group, the Afro Latin Jazz Ensemble, appearing at the famous Bach Dining and Dynamite Society in Half Moon Bay. Tickets here
  • May 17– has the Orchestra appearing at UC Santa Barbara Arts & Lectures at Campbell Hall, having been invited back after a hugely successful visit a couple of years ago. If you’re anywhere near Santa Barbara area, this would be a great evening out and a real treat!