Pepe Gonzalez

Pepe Gonzalez, an outstanding bassist, born in Spain, has performed largely within the Jazz, Afro-Caribbean and Brazilian idioms. Pepe has had the pleasure of performing with Chris Vadala, Maria Rodríguez and her Latin Jazz Orchestra, Buck Hill, Pepper Adams, Dorothy Donegan, Clifford Jordan, Delfeayo Marsalis and Giacomo Gates. He has recorded with Chris Vadala, Kwelismith, Vinny Valentino, Ron Holloway, Sharone Clark, and Byron Morris and Unity. Pepe has played the Caribbean, Spain, France, Greece, Italy and the Soviet Union Festivals including the San Remo Jazz Festival, East Coast Jazz Festivals, Syracuse Jazz Festival, and the Cape May Jazz Festivals.


Jazz Academy of Music

The Jazz Academy Orchestra will be opening for Delfeayo Marsalis and the Uptown Jazz Orchestra at the Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival Mardi Gras style gala. This is a pre-festival fundraising event at the Hilton Hotel and Executive Meeting Center, 1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852

Thursday, February 16, 2016 @ 7:00pm

Tickets starting at $165.00
[Black Tie Affair]
Click here to purchase tickets online. 6:00pm VIP Reception - Meet-and-Greet with Delfeayo Marsalis 7:00pm Dinner - The Jazz Academy of Music opening act during Mardi Gras Style Dinner 8:00pm Performance by Delfeayo Marsalis and the Uptown Jazz Orchestra


Arts and Humanities of MoCo The Jazz Academy of Music, Inc. is funded in part by the Montgomery County government and the Art & Humanities Council of Montgomery County.