Oops!! The event you are looking for is expired. Check Live Events!

Jesse Cook at YMCA Boulton Center

at YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts | Fri Apr 20

Location

YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts

37 West Main Street
Bay Shore, NY 11706
(Map)
Tel: 631-969-1101

Visit Website: Website.

Date & Time

08:00 PM
Fri, Apr 20, 2018
Cost:    $50 - $55
Description

"Jesse Cook is a Canadian guitarist, composer, and producer. Widely considered one of the most influential figures in nuevo flamenco music, he incorporates elements of flamenco rumba, jazz and many forms of world music into his work. For Jesse Cook, music has been a journey. Sonically and literally.

“Over the years, I’ve taken my music and tried to cross-pollinate it with music from different parts of the world,” explains the 50-year-old global-guitar virtuoso. “For the (2003) album Nomad, I went to Cairo and recorded with musicians there. On my (2009) record The Rumba Foundation, I went to Colombia and worked with musicians from Cuba as well. On (1998’s) Vertigo, I went down to Lafayette, La., and recorded with Buckwheat Zydeco"