Edmar Castaneda, Jorge Glem, Gregoire Maret
Sunday, November 20
Doors @ 8:00 PM MST
Show @ 8:00 PM MST
Ages: 21 and Over
Edmar CastaÃ±eda (born 1978 in BogotÃ¡, Colombia) is a Colombian harpist. He performs his own compositions as well as tapping into native Music of Colombia, Music of Venezuela; Joropo and Music of Argentina, Zamba. He tours regularly as the leader of the Edmar CastaÃ±eda Trio, together with David Silliman on drums/percussionand Marshall Gilkes on trombone. He is also a band member for theAndrea Tierra Quartet whose members are Andrea Tierra on vocals,Sam Sadigursky on flute/clarinet/saxophone, and David Silliman. CastaÃ±eda is the son of Colombian harp player, composer, singer, teacher Pavelid CastaÃ±eda. He has performed with Paquito Dâ€™Rivera, Wynton Marsalis, John Scofield, Joe Locke, JLCO, John Patitucci, Giovanni Hidalgo, Lila Downs, Janis Siegel, Chico Oâ€™Farrill Afro-Cuban jazz big band, The United Nations Orchestra, SimÃ³n Diaz, Samuel Torres among other renowned musicians. In 2006 he released his first solo album Cuarto de Colores. Entre Cuerdas followed in June 2009. His latest album Double Portion was released in March 2012.