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The Johnny Pacheco Latin Music and Jazz Festival

Tuesday, Nov. 14 at 1 pm and 7 pm
Featured Performance: Holding the Torch for Liberty
(a Jazz musical about the fight for women’s suffrage)
by Eli Yamin and Clifford Carlson (produced by Jazz Power Initiative)
Lisa Gwasda, Director; Eli Yamin, Musical Director/ Pianist
Featuring students from The Celia Cruz Bronx High School of Music

Thursday Evening, Nov. 16 at 7:30 pm
Featured Performances: Latin Jazz Ensembles
• The Paul Carlon Trio
• Los Mas Valientes
Musical Director: Jessica Valiente

Friday Evening, Nov. 17 at 7:30 pm
Grand Finale Performance
• The Lehman College Jazz Ensemble: Allan Molnar, Director
Guest Artist: Jim Mair, Saxophone
• The Lehman College Guitar Ensemble: Robert Windbiel, Director
• The Fat Afro Latin Jazz Cats Big Band: Zack O'Farrill, Jim Seeley, Directors
• The Higher Level Band: Anthony Puentes, Director

Daytime Performances and Workshops
Student Jazz and Latin Jazz Ensembles
• Wednesday, Nov. 15: 10 am - 4 pm
• Thursday, Nov. 16: 10 am - 4 pm
• Friday, Nov. 17: 10 am - 4 pm