John Santos in Concert (June Benefit Series)

Admission: $35, purchase tickets here

Renowned band leader, percussionist and musicologist, John Santos, is one of the foremost exponents of Afro-Latin music in the world today. A multi-Grammy nominee, faculty member at both the California Jazz Conservatory in Berkeley, and the College of San Mateo, and resident artistic director at the new San Francisco Jazz Center, Santos is an acclaimed performer, composer, and educator. Santos will perform in the intimate space of Meridian Gallery with his Quartet (Saul Sierra, Marco Diaz & David Flores) against the stunning background of the concurrent exhibition of Carolyn Castaño’s recent works.