Artist and Residency: Joe McCarthy & Afro Bop Alliance Live Jazz Band Performance
Joe McCarthy has led a diverse career as drummer / percussionist, bandleader, producer and educator in a myriad of settings from symphony orchestra to bebop, big band, afro, Cuban, theater and beyond.
Joe is the founder, leader, producer and drummer of Afro Bop Alliance, winner of the 2008 Latin Grammy for Latin Jazz Album of the Year, and nominated in the same category for the 51st Grammy Awards for the Heads-Up release "Afro Bop Alliance", featuring Dave Samuels.
Joe is an artist-in-residence through the Northeastern Humanities Center. While visiting, Joe will teach a master class, meet with students and dialogue with faculty and administrators about Jazz and the music industry.
Registration encouraged (see to the right).
Friday, February 16 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex, ISEC 102