Pete Escovedo Orchestra

Pete Escovedo Orchestra

Monday, July 15, 9:00 PM Pete Escovedo Orchestra with Peter Michael & Juan Escovedo $25/Adv $28/Door No Comps Door at 8:30 PM “…musical fireworks, irresistible rhythms… – International Review of Music For over five decades, Pete Escovedo’s skillful timbale playing has guided numerous configurations of his bands in the Bay Area and beyond. Rooted solidly in the tradition of Afro-Caribbean music, Escovedo rose to prominence in the Latin-rock explosion of the late ’60s and early ’70s. Associated with Santana, Azteca, and other bands mixing rock, funk, and Afro-Cuban rhythms, Escovedo blazed his own path as no mere sideman. The proud father of a musically talented family (pop star/percussionist Sheila E. is his daughter), his sons Peter Michael and Juan Escovedo, also first-rate percussionists, join his orchestra on-stage....
Pete Escovedo Orchestra

Pete Escovedo Orchestra

Monday, July 15, 7:00 PM Pete Escovedo Orchestra with Peter Michael & Juan Escovedo $25/Adv $28/Door No Comps Door and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “…musical fireworks, irresistible rhythms… – International Review of Music For over five decades, Pete Escovedo’s skillful timbale playing has guided numerous configurations of his bands in the Bay Area and beyond. Rooted solidly in the tradition of Afro-Caribbean music, Escovedo rose to prominence in the Latin-rock explosion of the late ’60s and early ’70s. Associated with Santana, Azteca, and other bands mixing rock, funk, and Afro-Cuban rhythms, Escovedo blazed his own path as no mere sideman. The proud father of a musically talented family (pop star/percussionist Sheila E. is his daughter), his sons Peter Michael and Juan Escovedo, also first-rate percussionists, join his orchestra on-stage....