Marta Sánchez – Gurwitz 2024 Featured Jazz Pianist

Marta Sánchez – Gurwitz 2024 Featured Jazz Pianist

Don’t miss Madrid-born pianist Marta Sánchez’s electrifying solo jazz performance—a night of pure musical brilliance! The Gurwitz 2024 International Piano Competition invites pianist/composer Marta Sánchez as its featured jazz guest artist! Born in Madrid, Spain, Sánchez is actively working in the contemporary creative music scene in New York City and around the globe, blending jazz with a diversity of musical traditions. ~ Event Venue Partnership with the University of Texas at San Antonio College of Liberal & Fine Arts   Doors & Check-In Printed or virtual ticket QR code must be shown at check-in. Doors open for...

San Antonio Black International Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

San Antonio Black International Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

“The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music” has been selected for the San Antonio Black International Film Festival Click above to buy individual tickets or full festival VIP passes. For festival details, visit sabiff.tv Starring Cynthia Freeman Gibbs and Lauren Anya Jwahir Hunter with an ensemble cast of musicians (many from San Antonio!), this educational documentary explores the music genres born and formed by African American history and culture and how music of the past connects with that of the present, just like the layers of a quilt. Learn more about the film at: mbaw.org/quilt KEY CAST Lauren Anya Jwahir...

Viva Texas Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

Viva Texas Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

Starring Cynthia Freeman Gibbs and Lauren Anya Jwahir Hunter with an ensemble cast of musicians (many from San Antonio!), this educational documentary explores the music genres born and formed by African American history and culture and how music of the past connects with that of the present, just like the layers of a quilt. Learn more about the film at: mbaw.org/quilt KEY CAST Lauren Anya Jwahir Hunter Actress Cynthia Freeman Gibbs Actress Tanesha Payne Dance Veronica Williams Mezzo-soprano Michael Sumuel Bass-baritone Marc "Mockingbird" Smith Voice & Guitar Ron Wilkins Trombocalist (Trombone & Vocals) Aaron Prado, DMA...

Lake Travis Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

Lake Travis Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

Starring Cynthia Freeman Gibbs and Lauren Anya Jwahir Hunter with an ensemble cast of musicians (many from San Antonio!), this educational documentary explores the music genres born and formed by African American history and culture and how music of the past connects with that of the present, just like the layers of a quilt. Learn more about the film at: mbaw.org/quilt KEY CAST Lauren Anya Jwahir Hunter Actress Cynthia Freeman Gibbs Actress Tanesha Payne Dance Veronica Williams Mezzo-soprano Michael Sumuel Bass-baritone Marc "Mockingbird" Smith Voice & Guitar Ron Wilkins Trombocalist (Trombone & Vocals) Aaron Prado, DMA...

Orlando Urban Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

Orlando Urban Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

Starring Cynthia Freeman Gibbs and Lauren Anya Jwahir Hunter with an ensemble cast of musicians (many from San Antonio!), this educational documentary explores the music genres born and formed by African American history and culture and how music of the past connects with that of the present, just like the layers of a quilt. Learn more about the film at: mbaw.org/quilt KEY CAST Lauren Anya Jwahir Hunter Actress Cynthia Freeman Gibbs Actress Tanesha Payne Dance Veronica Williams Mezzo-soprano Michael Sumuel Bass-baritone Marc "Mockingbird" Smith Voice & Guitar Ron Wilkins Trombocalist (Trombone & Vocals) Aaron Prado, DMA...

Aire | Musica Viva!

Aire | Musica Viva!

The incomparable queen of Latin jazz Magos Herrera is back! The Mexican singer-songwriter, producer and educator will share highlights from her latest album “Aire” featuring original music and jewels from the Great Latin American songbook. Magos will share the stage with guitarist Vinicius Gomes. Apart from being a Grammy-nominated vocalist with nine albums under her belt, Herrera also serves as a spokesperson for the UN Women’s “UNITE to end violence against women” campaign and promoting gender equality with the He For She solidarity movement. Check out the music video for her latest album’s title track, “Aire”: ABOUT THE...

Aire | Impresario Club

Aire | Impresario Club

The incomparable queen of Latin jazz Magos Herrera is back! The Mexican singer-songwriter, producer and educator will share highlights from her latest album “Aire” featuring original music and jewels from the Great Latin American songbook. Magos will share the stage with guitarist Vinicius Gomes. Apart from being a Grammy-nominated vocalist with nine albums under her belt, Herrera also serves as a spokesperson for the UN Women’s “UNITE to end violence against women” campaign and promoting gender equality with the He For She solidarity movement. Check out the music video for her latest album’s title track, “Aire”: ABOUT THE...

Romani Rhapsody | Musica Viva!

Romani Rhapsody | Musica Viva!

Hungarian virtuoso violinist, classical master, jazz improviser, and composer Roby Lakatos & His Ensemble make their San Antonio debut with one-of-a-kind fusions of contemporary, classical and jazz elements with the folklore traditions of Hungarian Romani people. Lakatos was born to a legendary musical family, being a direct descendant of the famous “King of Gipsy Violinists” János Bihari, who introduced Johannes Brahms to the themes for his Hungarian Dances and was admired by Beethoven and Liszt alike. Roby has stayed true to his musical legacy, performing globally and with artists such as Herbie Hancock, Randy Brecker, and Joshua...

Romani Rhapsody | Impresario Club

Romani Rhapsody | Impresario Club

Hungarian virtuoso violinist, classical master, jazz improviser, and composer Roby Lakatos & His Ensemble make their San Antonio debut with one-of-a-kind fusions of contemporary, classical and jazz elements with the folklore traditions of Hungarian Romani people. Lakatos was born to a legendary musical family, being a direct descendant of the famous “King of Gipsy Violinists” János Bihari, who introduced Johannes Brahms to the themes for his Hungarian Dances and was admired by Beethoven and Liszt alike. Roby has stayed true to his musical legacy, performing globally and with artists such as Herbie Hancock, Randy Brecker, and Joshua...

Mostly Kosher | Musica Viva!

Mostly Kosher | Musica Viva!

This musical feast will explode into a global food fight of jazz, Latin, rock, and folk with resounding themes of social justice, human dignity and mutual understanding. Acclaimed klezmer/rock band Mostly Kosher radically reconstructs Judaic and American cultural music through ravenous klezmer beats and arresting Yiddish refrains. The group has also been a fixture of California stages and the community, performing and educating with the Urban Voices Project, Jewish Youth Orchestra in San Gabriel Valley, and various underserved communities. Mostly Kosher have released two albums thus far, the latest in 2022 titled “This World is Yours” which...

Mostly Kosher | Impresario Club

Mostly Kosher | Impresario Club

This musical feast will explode into a global food fight of jazz, Latin, rock, and folk with resounding themes of social justice, human dignity and mutual understanding. Acclaimed klezmer/rock band Mostly Kosher radically reconstructs Judaic and American cultural music through ravenous klezmer beats and arresting Yiddish refrains. The group has also been a fixture of California stages and the community, performing and educating with the Urban Voices Project, Jewish Youth Orchestra in San Gabriel Valley, and various underserved communities. Mostly Kosher have released two albums thus far, the latest in 2022 titled “This World is Yours” which...

Aire | Russell Hill Rogers Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Aire | Russell Hill Rogers Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

The incomparable queen of Latin jazz Magos Herrera is back! The Mexican singer-songwriter, producer and educator will share highlights from her latest album “Aire” featuring original music and jewels from the Great Latin American songbook. Magos will share the stage with guitarist Vinicius Gomes, bassist Sam Minaie, and drummer Alex Kautz. Apart from being a Grammy-nominated vocalist with nine albums under her belt, Herrera also serves as a spokesperson for the UN Women’s “UNITE to end violence against women” campaign and promoting gender equality with the He For She solidarity movement. Check out the music video for her latest...

Romani Rhapsody | Russell Hill Rogers Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Romani Rhapsody | Russell Hill Rogers Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Hungarian virtuoso violinist, classical master, jazz improviser, and composer Roby Lakatos & His Ensemble make their San Antonio debut with one-of-a-kind fusions of contemporary, classical and jazz elements with the folklore traditions of Hungarian Romani people. Lakatos was born to a legendary musical family, being a direct descendant of the famous “King of Gipsy Violinists” János Bihari, who introduced Johannes Brahms to the themes for his Hungarian Dances and was admired by Beethoven and Liszt alike. Roby has stayed true to his musical legacy, performing globally and with artists such as Herbie Hancock, Randy Brecker, and Joshua...

Mostly Kosher | Russell Hill Rogers Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Mostly Kosher | Russell Hill Rogers Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

This will be a musical feast of jazz, Latin, rock, and folk with resounding themes of social justice, human dignity and mutual understanding! Acclaimed klezmer/rock band Mostly Kosher radically reconstructs Judaic and American cultural music through ravenous klezmer beats and arresting Yiddish refrains. Sunday’s Concert Program The group has also been a fixture of California stages and the community, performing and educating with the Urban Voices Project, Jewish Youth Orchestra in San Gabriel Valley, and various underserved communities. Mostly Kosher have released two albums thus far, the latest in 2022 titled “This World is Yours”...

San Antonio Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

San Antonio Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

“The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music” has been selected for the San Antonio Film Festival, which runs from 1-6 August 2023. Click above to buy individual tickets or full festival VIP passes. For festival details, visit safilm.com Starring Cynthia Freeman Gibbs and Lauren Anya Jwahir Hunter with an ensemble cast of musicians (many from San Antonio!), this educational documentary explores the music genres born and formed by African American history and culture and how music of the past connects with that of the present, just like the layers of a quilt. Learn more about the film at: mbaw.org/quilt KEY CAST Lauren...