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Portraits in Jazz: French Portraits

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Portraits in Jazz: French Portraits

Location: James S. Copley Auditorium

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Saturday, November 16
7:30 p.m. Talk
8:00 p.m. Concert
James S. Copley Auditorium

Drawing inspiration from the Museum’s exhibition Bouguereau & America, this edition of Portraits in Jazz turns the spotlight onto the compositions and influence of French jazz greats, including composer Michel Legrand and vocalist Édith Piaf. Series curator Gilbert Castellanos invites an all-star ensemble to join him onstage for a musical night to remember and will debut original compositions inspired by the Museum’s exhibition.

Show your concert ticket for free same-day Museum admission before the concert from 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 16.

The lineup

Gilbert Castellanos (Band leader/Trumpet)
Tom Catanzaro (Saxophone)
Mikan Zlatkovich (Piano)
Lorraine Castellanos (Vocals)
Rob Thorsen (Bass)
Fernando Gomez (Drums)
Mark Danisovszky (Accordian)

Presale: $10 members | $15 military, students, seniors | $20 nonmembers
At the door: $15 members | $20 military, students, seniors | $25 nonmembers

Featured: William-Adolphe Bouguereau, Washerwomen of Fouesnant, 1869. Oil on canvas, 30 × 23 5/8 in. Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester: Bertha Buswell Bequest, 55.61
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November 16, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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James S. Copley Auditorium
1450 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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