Artist Series

Pedrito Martinez Group

Pedrito Martinez Group

Saturday, February 9, 2019 • 7:00 PM

Chapman Foundations Recital Hall

Grammy-nominated percussionist, vocalist, and band leader Pedrito Martinez is recognized as a leading force in Afro-Cuban music. With deep roots in Cuban rumba and yoruba, he has performed with Wynton Marsalis, Paul Simon, Bruce Springsteen, and Sting. His influences from throughout the Diaspora make for a powerful addition to this season’s jazz lineup.