Vallejo Jazz Society Presents Marcos Silva Quintet featuring Mary D’Orazi
Sunday, April 23, 2017 @ 5:00 pm| $20
Doors open 4PM | Show starts at 5PM
$20 General Admission | $10 VJS Members
Front Row Table $140
4 Seats Per Table ($35 per seat)
Multi-instrumentalist, composer, arranger and educator Marcos Silva performs worldwide.
Nominated for a Grammy, he has toured with many world-renowned artists, including Paquito D’Rivera, Bud Shank, Dori Caymmi, and many others. He was musical director for Flora Purim and Airto Moreira for 23 years. Marcos has written arrangements for Dizzy Gillespie’s band and replaced Gil Evans as arranger-composer of Airto’s Spiritual Mass in Germany. He is sought after as a producer of CDs, including two of his own. Marcos heads the Brazilian Music Department at the Jazzschool Institute in Berkeley.