Bobby Rodriguez LatinJazz
Born and raised in East Los Angeles, Latin legend and Grammy Award–nominated artist Bobby Rodriguez is a trumpeter, bandleader, performer/entertainer, composer/arranger, and author. Along with his ensemble LatinJazz, Rodriguez delivers a sound not to be missed and has written and produced for a wide variety of artists, including Herb Alpert, Carlos Almaraz, and Chicano rocker Chan Romero. He is presently director of Latin Jazz Music and Jazz Trumpet at UCLA, UCI, and Pasadena City College.
Presented as part of Latin Sounds, taking place every Saturday from May 24 to August 30. Check out the full schedule of upcoming concerts.
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