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.
Oct. 30 - (4PM) Jazz Faculty Concert @ JOMP, Worcester, MA
Oct. 28 - (8PM) With Joel Larue Smith, Tuft University.
Oct. 15 (Late Night) With Singer Ray Green Private Event
Oct. 15 With NightShift Band Private Event
Oct. 9 - With D 21 Private Event
Oct. 8 - (Evening, 6PM) With D 21 Private Event
Oct. 8 - (Afternoon, 1PM) Private Event
Oct. 7 - (7PM) Averhoff, Jr & Three Plus @ Oye's Reading
Oct. 2 (12PM) With Jazz Urbane @ AKA 90th Aniversary at Lombardos.
Oct. 1 - With D21 Private Event