Chico, CA – Quarteto Nuevo are four very highly skilled technical and improvisational musicians who merge western classical, eastern European folk, Latin and jazz with an organic feel that packs a wallop! The ensemble’s razor-sharp precision is enhanced by jazzy interludes, lightly rumbling percussion motifs and mesmerizing rhythms. They effectively meld the music of ancient worlds and faraway places with a contemporary groove that enchants audiences of all ages.
Quarteto Nuevo’s members have performed and recorded with prestigious symphonies and orchestras nationwide, as well as such legendary artists as Dave Brubeck, Rush, John Tesh, Ellie Goulding, and many others.
Quarteto Nuevo: Damon Zick – soprano saxophone, woodwinds, Kenton Youngstrom – acoustic guitar, Jacob Szekely – cello, Felipe Fraga – percussion.
When: Saturday, April 27th, 7:30 – 9 pm. Doors open at 6:45pm.
Where: monca, The Museum of Northern California Art, 900 Esplanade, Chico. 530-487-7272 www.monca.org