Sammy Figueroa "Cuco & Olga"

Description

Latin Jazz Legend
Grammy-nominated Master Percussionist

Percussionist Sammy Figueroa is a Grammy-nominated artist who is considered to be one of the world’s great musicians. In a career spanning over thirty years, the New York native has played with distinguished artists including Miles Davis, Sonny Rollins, the Brecker Brothers, Chaka Khan, Quincy Jones, Chet Baker, Mick Jagger, David Bowie, James Taylor, Celine Dion, Joe Cocker, Anita Baker, and many more.

Well-known for his versatility and professionalism, Sammy is one of few percussionists comfortable with a range of styles, including R&B, rock, pop, bebop, Latin, Brazilian and New Age. As one of New York’s most sought after session players Sammy played on countless albums, film scores and appeared often with both The David Letterman Band and the Saturday Night Live Band.

Sammy and his band are known for their exciting performances, enhanced by the star’s ebullient sense of humor.

“Sammy Figueroa is truly jazz greatness.” Miami New Times

TICKET PRICE
$30 - $45

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Friday, April 28, 2017
8:00pm
Arts Garage
94 NE 2nd Ave
Delray Beach, FL 33483
561-450-6357