Frost Latin Jazz Orchestra

Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 8:00 p.m.

UM Gusman Concert Hall

Dafnis Prieto, director

MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship winner and Grammy winner Dafnis Prieto conducts the Downbeat Award winning Frost Latin Jazz Orchestra in music from his 2019 Grammy-winning new big band recording, Back to the Sunset as well as his new compositions. This concert will highlight Prieto’s compositions, including Song for Chico, dedicated to the late Cuban composer Chico O’Farrill, and Una Vez Más, dedicated to Brian Lynch and maestro Eddie Palmieri. Special guest Alberto de la Reguera will be joining the concert.