Come out and relax amongst the warm summer breeze, beautiful water views and spicy jazz music that flow through the West Palm Beach Waterfront. Every 3rd Friday of the month at West Palm Beach Waterfront’s Centennial Square you can come out to the free concert to enjoy the vivacious sounds of jazz under the stars.
August 15th, 2014, from 8pm to 10pm the incredibly talented, Kiki Sanchez and Elaine Hernandez will showcase their talents at Jazz on the Palm.
Kiki Sanchez is a Peruvian pianist that showcases her talents through a blend of jazz and tropical fusion. Sanchez began his formal education in Peru and continued evolving his talents and style there. He trained in Peru with the celebrated artists, Coco Macedo and Edermi Chavez. Some of the other musicians he worked with helped make him a well-rounded performer. Sanchez has played with La Peru Salsa All-Stars, Orquesta Majestic (led by his father, Maximo Sanchez) and Anibal Lopez’ La Unica. He traveled to the US, and settled in Miami, where he played with Jazz legends such as Jim Gasior, Cachao, Mike Gerber, Arturo Sandoval, Mike Orta, Eddie, and Barzola’s Oriente who took Sanchez under his supervision and close care. Oriente along with Diana Molinari and Cassandra Hanna polished his classical technique. Come see and hear for yourself, the vibrant sounds of Kiki Sanchez.
Elaine Hernandez is another artist being showcased at The West Palm Beach Waterfront. Hernandez is a Cuban born singer and songwriter. Renowned for her impressive vocals, romantic lyrics and unbelievably entertaining stage presence, Hernandez is sure to put on a show! She often sings a mixture of a bolero, a guaguanco or timba which makes her style seem like a whole new sound, “she infuses her own unique rhythm, soul and style into all the songs.” You will recognize her most recent single “Besame” which was produced by the Grammy winning producer, Marlon Rosado. She has performed in some of the most famous latin clubs and venues across the world including Copa Cabana in L.A., the Conga Room, Miami’s Calle Ocho Festival and many more.
Bring your family and friends over to Jazz on the Palm for a fabulous night of dancing under the stars. Admission is free. Guests are encouraged to bring chairs or blankets to sit on. For more information about Jazz on the Palm at the West Palm Beach Waterfront, please contact: 561-822-1515 or click on the following link Jazz on the Palm.