Over the next few weeks leading up to our 10th Anniversary Celebration Concert, we will be introducing six members of the New York-based band People of Earth who will be performing live on June 22nd.
Celebrate a decade of bringing joy to our neighbors, family, and friends affected by dementia… and help make the next decade possible!
Grammy-winning percussionist Keisel Jimenez is one of the top Latin percussionists in New York City. Originally from Camaguey, Cuba, Keisel was a member of Cuban supergroups Maraca and Havana D’Primera before immigrating to the United States. Keisel is a member of People of Earth and Arturo O’Farrill Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra, and he tours regularly with Pedrito Martinez and Ayodele Casel.
Cuban pianist, composer and improviser Ahmed Alom has become one of the leading young figures in piano performance in New York City and the United States at large. He has performed with a number of orchestras in the US and Mexico, won prizes in competitions worldwide, and regularly collaborates with a diverse range of musicians. His musicality and versatility among contrasting styles of music, visionary interpretations and unique improvisation talent have garnered him critical acclaim and rising popularity among the young piano virtuosos on today’s scene.
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