Since his splashy introduction in the '70's with the groundbreaking band Irakere, the Cuban trumpeter has forged a heavyweight career, peaking in 1995 with a Grammy win for his solo album Danzon. One-time protege and heir to the legacy of Dizzy Gillespie, he has become a legend himself, featured on countless recordings, having performed at the White House and with stars like Celine Dion, Stevie Wonder, Alicia Keys and Justin Timberlake. Just a month past his 65th birthday, Sandoval can still majestically power over a big band, which he will do with great tidings of joy for this Christmas concert.

Tue., Dec. 23, 8-11 p.m., 2014
(Expired: 12/23/14)

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