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Tuesdays on the Terrace: At-Home Edition with The Nathan Rodríguez Quintet

Free

About this event

Tuesdays on the Terrace is the MCA’s summer jazz series celebrating Chicago’s robust music scene. Audio broadcasts are available on Facebook Live every Tuesday, July through September, from 5:30-6:30 pm. This special presentation of Tuesdays on the Terrace is co-organized by the MCA and the Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center.

Featured image

Nathan plays bass in a 12-piece band rehearsal for a special tribute to legendary Puerto Rican composer Rafael Hernández led by his son, Alejandro “Chalí” Hernández, Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center, summer 2017. Photo: Charlie Billups’ Collection at Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center

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ABOUT THE ARTIST

Percussionist Nathan Rodríguez, founder and leader of Conjunto Borikén, a Chicago-based classic salsa band, explores Afro-Caribbean Jazz in a new quintet format created exclusively for Tuesdays on the Terrace.

Funding

WDCB 90.9 is the official media sponsor of Tuesdays on the Terrace.

Tuesdays on the Terrace is made possible in part by a generous gift from Luminarts Cultural Foundation, supported by Cherilyn and Michael Murer.