This will be an exciting concert featuring a blend of traditional and jazz Latin songs. There will be room for dancing!
Peter Olstad has performed worldwide with Luis Miguel, Maynard Ferguson, Tom Jones, and Woody Herman. Cristine Barbosa is a vibrant and versatile vocalist & pianist. She has performed and recorded with many international musicians and artists. Adept in singing and performing in Portuguese, Spanish, and English as well as many musical styles and genres, she keeps quite busy around the Colorado Music Scene.
Gonzalo Teppa is a native of Venezuela and is a two time Grammy nominated bass player. He received the best soloist award in Downbeat magazine 2004, 2005, 2006. Dave Hanson received the Duke Ellington Scholarship Award from Eastman, and was awarded a National Endowment for the Arts grant in jazz composition in 1984. Dave has composed for Steve Houghton, Ricardo Iznoala, and the Aries Brass Quintet, along with symphonic arrangements for the Paul Winter Consort.
Clare Church played her very first gigs with Tony Bennett, the Temptations and the Four Tops. In her 30-plus years as a professional musician, she has performed all different styles and genres of music. On the jazz side, she was a regular with the Joe Henderson Big Band,and performed with Dizzy Gillespie, Benny Carter, Nancy Wilson, Mel Torme, Doc Severinsen, and many more. For over 2O years Jeff Nathanson was the featured soloist and horn section member for Latin-pop superstar Luis Miguel. He has toured and recorded extensively with Mr. Miguel, appearing on numerous albums and videos, and has performed thousands of concerts worldwide at venues including Madison Square Garden, Radio City Music Hall, Staples Center, Aztec Stadium Mexico City, and Estadio Belez in Argentina. Jeff has also appeared on primetime shows such as The Today Show, Ellen Degeneres and recorded tracks for the Latin Grammy awards.