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Bio

Carlos Averhoff Jr is a Latin Grammy nominated Cuban tenor saxophonist, contemporary Afro-Cuban Jazz composer and educator. All About Jazz names Carlos "a dynamic fresh new voice on the saxophone” and Latin Jazz Network portrays his playing as “quite extraordinarily expressive and beautiful,” further adding, “Carlos Averhoff Jr is a musician who is renowned as a virtuoso soloist.”

Born in Havana, Cuba, Carlos first encounter with music was through his mother’s womb by the hands of his father, legendary saxophonist and member of Chucho Valdes’s Irakere, Carlos Averhoff. Classically trained in Cuba’s top music schools Manuel Saumel Conservatory of Music, Amadeo Roldan School of Music and Havana’s Superior Institute of Art, Carlos continued his education in the United States earning Suma cum Laude Honors at Berklee College of Music and a Master’s Degree with Honors from the prestigious New England Conservatory of Music.

 

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DATES

SEPTEMBER

SEPT 24 - WITH D 21 PRIVATE EVENT

SEPT 23 -  WITH TARTBONE @ RYLES 9 PM

SEPT 17 - WITH D21 PRIVATE EVENT

SEPT 13 - WITH BRUCE FERRARA QUARTET @ THE BEEHIVE

SEPT 10 - WITH D21 PRIVATE EVENT

SEPT 9 - WITH D21 PRIVATE EVENT

SEPT 8 - WITH MARTIN GOHARY QUARTET

SEPT 7 - AVERHOFF JR QUARTET & SISSY CASTROGIOVANNY @ HARVARD UNIVERSITY

SEPT 4 - WITH D21 PRIVATE EVENT

SEPT 3 - WITH D21 PRIVATE EVENT

SEPT 2 - AVERHOFF JR & THE 3PLUS @ BEAT HOTEL

SEPT 2 - WITH DAN FOX QUINTET @ BERKLEE STUDENTS WELCOME EVENT

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Iresi

by Carlos Averhoff Jr