Note for Note music series -- Alfonso Ponticelli and Swing Gitan
The Note for Note music series is proud to present Alfonso Ponticelli & Swing Gitan performing their vibrant, upbeat and passionate blend of American Jazz, Gypsy jazz, Flamenco and world folk music. Voted "Best Jazz Band 2013" in the Chicago Reader poll, band leader Ponticelli invites some of Chicago’s top talent for musical conversation and an always lively dose of some of the best spontaneous co-arranging, Inspired by the 1930's style of musician Django Reinhardt, Ponticelli has collaborated with many Chicago institutions for 14 years to present the great culture of the Roma/Gypsy people through music with his annual Chicago Gypsy Jazz festival.
This event will take place Sunday March 3rd in the adult services room
This program is partially funded by the Highland Park Cultural Arts Commission and a grant from YEA! Highland Park.