Fiesta Finale with Poncho Sanchez

May 12, 2018

8:00 PM

Fiesta Finale with Poncho Sanchez

May 12, 2018 8:00 PM

For more information, call the Symphony box office at
(562) 436-3203 ext. 1

Long Beach Arena
Pacific Ballroom
300 E. Ocean Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90802

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Matt Catingub, Conductor

Poncho Sanchez, Conga

Steve Moretti, Drums

FIESTA FINALE WITH PONCHO SANCHEZ AND HIS LATIN JAZZ BAND

Get on your feet and get ready for a high energy evening of music featuring Poncho Sanchez as he reunites with conductor Matt Catingub to present some of the most exciting Latin pop and jazz from the past and present!

Program and artists subject to change.

Matt Catingub, Conductor

Matt Catingub wears many hats: saxophonist, woodwind artist, conductor, pianist, vocalist, performer, composer, and arranger. Matt is the Artistic Director and co-founder of the Macon Pops in Macon, Georgia, and recently the Artistic Director and Conductor of the Glendale Pops in Los Angeles, the Hawaii Pops in Honolulu, Hawaii, as …

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Poncho Sanchez, Conga

For more than three decades as both a leader and a sideman, conguero Poncho Sanchez has stirred up a fiery stew of straight-ahead jazz, gritty soul music, and infectious melodies and rhythms from a variety of Latin American and South American sources. His influences are …

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Steve Moretti, Drums

Drummer/percussionist/producer Steve Moretti is a two-time GRAMMY award nominee and winner of two Telly Awards. His performances have been described as “powerful” (World-Herald) and “full of subtle nuance and excitement” (Cleveland Classic). Steve has had an extensive recording career playing on over 30 nationally released …

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