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Chucho Valdés & Irakere 50

July 7 @ 20:30

At Jameos del Agua.

Tickets: here.

Chucho Valdés, the world-renowned Cuban pianist, composer, and arranger, will take center stage for an unforgettable night on July 6th at the breathtaking Jameos del Agua Auditorium in Lanzarote. As part of the prestigious International Canarias Jazz & More Festival, Valdés will kick off his Chucho Valdés & Irakere 50 tour, paying tribute to the iconic Cuban band Irakere, whose influence revolutionized the world of Latin jazz.

With 7 Grammy Awards, 6 Latin Grammy Awards, and the Latin Recording Academy’s Lifetime Achievement Award, Chucho Valdés has made an indelible mark on the music scene. Recently, he was awarded a Grammy for his work on Mirror Mirror, an album recorded alongside renowned pianists Eliane Elías and the late Chick Corea. Additionally, he received a Latin Grammy for the album I Missed You Too, where he reunited with master saxophonist and clarinetist Paquito D’Rivera, a lifelong friend and fellow member of the influential band Irakere.

Immerse yourself in the unique atmosphere of the Jameos del Agua Auditorium, an iconic venue that will complement the magic of Chucho Valdés’s music. From the vibrant rhythms of Afro-Cuban jazz to bold fusion with elements of classical music and rock, you’ll enjoy a night filled with energy and unparalleled musical talent.

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to witness one of the most outstanding musicians of our time in action. Purchase your ticket now and join us in celebrating music and passion at the International Canarias Jazz & More Festival!


July 7
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Jameos del Agua
Carretera Arrecife-Orzola, S/N
Haría, Las Palmas 35520 Spain
901 20 03 00
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928 80 15 00
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