Gabriel Alegria’s En las 5 Esquinas del Jazz Afro-Peruano
After more than 600 concerts touring around the world and the success of albums Nuevo Mundo (2008) and Pucusana (2010), Gabriel Algería returns to Peru along with his Afro-Peruvian band, presenting two shows to the Peruvian public called En las 5 Esquinas del Jazz Afro-Peruano at the Jazz Zone Miraflores on January 19, 2012. The band will play new songs for the audience before they start working on their third album, which is set for a 2012 release.
The lineup for both shows:
- Gabriel Alegría – Trumpet
- Laura Andrea Leguía – Saxophone
- Marcos Mosquera – Percussion
- Hugo Alcázar – Drums
- Yuri Juárez – Guitar
- Mario Cuba – Double bass
This event is sponsored by Jazz Perú Internacional, Saponegro Records, Diva Producciones and Jazz Zone Miraflores.
For more information about Gabriel Algería and the Afro-Peruvian Sextet, check out their official website.