Lao Tizer and Emmy Winning Chieli Minucci Bring Explosive Mix of Jazz and World Rhythms to the Casselberry Latin Jazz & Art Festival!
On Saturday, September 28, 2013 from 6 until 9 p.m., jazz sensations Lao Tizer and Chieli Minucci will be performing live during the FREE Latin Jazz & Art Festival at Lake Concord Park sponsored by the 102.5 WLOQ Orlando’s Smooth Jazz and El Sentinel. This event will entice all jazz lovers to come and enjoy a spectacular of high energy Jazz and World Rhythms.
Lao Tizer, a 2011 nominee for “Jazz Group of the Year”, has taken their multi-faceted sound around the globe including the Java Jazz Festival in Jakarta, the Joy of Jazz Festival in Johannesburg, the Dubai Jazz Festival, Barbados Jazz Festival, the Caribbean Sea Jazz Festival and the Festival International Providencia Jazz in Santiago, Chile, just to name a few.
Lao has assembled a group of veteran world-class musicians on his tour, including Emmy winner and Grammy nominated guitarist Chieli Minucci, best known as the founder and leader of the seminal world-jazz-fusion group, Special EFX. Joining Lao & Chieli at the Latin Jazz & Art Festival will be Cuban drum phenomenon and Grammy winner Raul Pineda, UK born bassist extraordinaire Rufus Philpot, and multi-instrumentalist Steve Nieves.
Everyone is invited to bring a blanket, chairs and all of their friends to the lakefront amphitheater to enjoy an exciting evening that kicks off at 4 p.m. with flamenco guitarists, Latin dancers, Latin art exhibits, specialty vendors, great food and drinks, kid’s activities and more! Concert begins at 5 p.m.
Mark your calendars so you don’t miss Lao Tizer and Chieli Minucci deliver a thrilling high-energy set of jazz and sounds you won’t soon forget! This free concert is sponsored by 102.5 WLOQ Orlando’s Smooth Jazz and El Sentinel. For more information, call 407-262-7700 ext. 1507 or visit the website www.casselberry.org.