Sunday, January 7th
510 Embarcadero West, Jack London Square, Oakland, CA 94607
Cuban Pianist, composer and arranger Jesus “Chuchito” Valdés, is the third-generation manifestation of a Cuban jazz piano dynasty that includes his father, Chucho Valdés and grandfather, Bebo Valdés. In 2013, he released Grand Piano Live Piano, which was nominated for a Latin Grammy and in the same year, he also released Carnaval en Piano Charango which was also nominated for a Latin Grammy. Chuchito has also performed numerous festivals, clubs and concerts throughout the world. Chuchito is recognized as a master of Cuban music including Son, Danzon, Cuban Timba and Guaguanco.