Jazz @ the Library - Brazilian Jazz w/Harvey Wainapel


Harvey WainapelJazzFresno and the Fresno County Public Libraries host (free and open to the public) Jazz @ the Library, Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. at the Woodward Park Regional County Library located at 944 E. Perrin Ave. (Champlain & Perrin).

For the first presentation of 2016, jazz saxophonist/clarinetist Harvey Wainapel will offer a presentation on Brazilian Jazz.  Brazilian icon Ivan Lins says “Harvey is amazing; he understands Brazilian music in a way that’s very unusual, maybe because he loves it so much.”  The presentation will provide a brief history and overview on the first truly Brazilian style of music, CHORO.

Live music by Harvey, Eva Scow (mandolin), and Craig VonBerg (keyboards).