The Irving Flores Latin Jazz Quintet, featuring Gilbert Castellanos, will perform at PB UMC on May 31, starting at 3:30pm. Pianist, composer, and arranger Irving Flores, a Latin music giant, will join with trumpet virtuoso, Gilbert Castellanos, to present an afternoon of Latin Jazz. Opening the concert will be the aspiring musicians of Mariachi Chula Vista.
Body Tree Concerts (BTC) performs random acts of kindness by presenting music events, donating all profits to charitable causes. BTC also is dedicated to hiring exclusively local artists. 100% of the profits from this concert will be donated to ArtsBusXpress and ArtReach San Diego. ArtsBusXpress works to ensure San Diego city and county school teachers have transportation to take students on cultural field trips to arts, science, and technology. ArtReach San Diego believes that all youngsters, regardless of socioeconomic status, benefit from the opportunity to practice creative thinking and creative doing by increasing access to visual arts education.
Tickets are $20 each, $10 for students. Go to www.bodhitreeconcerts.org to purchase and for more information.