This Sunday of Jazz on the Lawn features THE YUKO MABUCHI GROUP, a contemporary jazz quartet led by jazz pianist, Yuko Mabuchi. Yuko is representative of the new generation of young international artists who have chosen the jazz genre as a means of expression. Yuko has recently returned to the US from Japan to promote her new CD, «My Life» a collection of original compositions featuring Latin jazz greats, flutist Justo Almario and Smooth jazz saxophonist Andre Delano. Prepare to be floored by this group's knockout performance on August 13th, emceed by actor/poet/comedian, Joe Hernandez-Kolski.
FEATURING a performance by Samohi Jazz Bands' Jazz Combo during the 6pm intermission!
Can't make it this week? Check out another event in the series!
— 8/20: 12th Annual Jazz on the Lawn — Jessica Fichot and friends
(chansons and Shanghai jazz)
— 8/27: 12th Annual Jazz on the Lawn — Susie Hansen Latin Band
(Latin jazz and salsa)
— Jazz on the Lawn is made possible by the City of Santa Monica, Cultural Affairs Division #ArtSaMo #JazzSaMo