NCPA@home presents a unique show which will witness 15 international Jazz and Blues artists jamming with each other one stage! 

This magical performance by two Latin bands and three traditional and contemporary Jazz bands will be a part of the NCPA International Jazz Festival ’18 finale.  The performance goes live on NCPAYoutube channel on Thursday, 28th May at 6.00 pm.

Members of Latin bands, Los Gatos and the Brazilian Samba Express shared the stage for the finale of NCPA International Jazz Festival’18 performing well known Latin Jazz numbers whilst improvising on them. The face-off between the percussionists from Cuba, Brazil and Panama will enthral the viewers who have never heard the likes of this confrontation! Further, members of the Clifford Brown band, MND FLO and Ari Roland’s Quartet combined to play this rousing finale. Three jazz classic tunes were on display, but with a blues touch. Expect to hear All Blues and Bag’s Groove at this set, amongst other popular Jazz standards.  

Performing Musicians: 

  • Chris Byars – Tenor Saxophone
  • Clifford Brown III – Trumpet
  • Zayed Nasser – Alto Saxophone
  • Francesco Lento – Trumpet
  • Jim Porto – Vocals & Piano
  • Simon Moullier – Vibraphone
  • Pradyumna Singh Manot – Piano
  • Sharik Hasan – Piano
  • Miguelo Valdes – Conga
  • Roberthino Bastos – Percussion
  • Alexander Toth – Bass
  • Sonic Shori – Bass
  • Ari Roland – Bass
  • Rayford Griffin – Drums
  • Kunal Netrapal – Drums

NCPA@home series includes exclusive videos and content across genres from NCPA’s extensive archival library.  

Block your calendar for THURSDAY 28TH MAY 2020 @ 6PM and stay tuned to NCPA’s YouTube page to enjoy an exclusive showcase  of Musical Concerts!  YouTube link -