The Grammy-nominated Cuban jazz pianist Roberto Fonseca has announced fall tour dates. He’ll be accompanied by bassist Yandy Martinez and drummer Ramsés Rodriguez.
Fonseca’s latest album, Yo, blends traditional acoustic instrumentation with cutting edge electronic. The disc pays homage to Cuba’s African roots while updating the country’s rich musical lineage. Released last year on the Concord Jazz imprint, Yo was nominated for a Grammy in the “Best Latin Jazz Album” category.
Here are Fonseca’s fall tour dates:
October 21, Dakotas Bar Club, Minneapolis, Minnesota
October 22, Mayne State, Chicago, Illinois
October 23, Kumbawa Jazz Center, Santa Cruz. California
October 24, Bootleg Theater, Los Angeles, California
October 26, Miner Auditorium, San Francisco, California
October 28, Blues Alley, Washington, D.C.
October 29, The Highline Ballroom, New York, New York
October 30, Regattabar, Cambridge, Massachusetts
November 1, Olympia Theater at Gusman Center/ Miami Nice Jazz Festival, Miami, Florida