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Sunset Sounds Concert Series: Goza Latin Jazz Band
July 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
Get outside, enjoy the return of live music to Hartford, and support our hometown musicians with the Sunset Sounds Concert Series the first Thursday of each month, June through September, from 6 to 8 pm! Bring a picnic and your lawn chair or blanket to enjoy music on the Richard P. Garmany Fund Music & Education Terrace (made possible by Hartford Foundation for Public Giving) in the lovely setting of the Butler-McCook Garden. Or, watch the concerts from the comfort of your own home on Facebook Live at www.facebook.com/pages/Butler-Mc-Cook-House-Garden.
On Thursday, July 15th (moved to rain date from Thursday, July 8th), feel the joy as we welcome Goza (Spanish for joy) to perform exciting music and dance rhythms from Latin America, Brazil and Spain with Dave Giardina, Guitar; Brian Wallace, Trumpet & Flugelhorn; Jeff Taylor, Saxophones & Flute; Asher Delerme, Latin percussion; and Dulce Santana, Vocals. Goza rhythms include samba, salsa, bachata, rumba, cha-cha, cumbia, flamenco, tango, and bolero. Their covers include many Latin standards plus music of Jobim, Tito Puente, Gipsy Kings, Buena Vista, Selena, Beatles, and Santana.
View the works of our featured artists Andres Chaparro and Juner Patnode (Zhai Yujuan). Then, get up and dance with respected dancers and choreographers, Savana Jones and Chantal Edwards.
Free, donations welcome. Registration required at https://ctl-sunset-sounds-2021.eventbrite.com. Or, watch online at https://www.facebook.com/butler.mccook.
Sponsored by: the Richard P. Garmany Fund at Hartford Foundation for Public Giving; the Evelyn W. Preston Memorial Trust Fund, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee; and Summer in the City, a program of the Greater Hartford Arts Council and the City of Hartford with funding from Raytheon Technologies.