Lito Hernandez, Miguel "Miguelito" León, Sierra Reeves

Lito Hernandez

Miguel "Miguelito" León

Sierra Reeves

Tue 5.8.18

Doors: 6:30 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

$12.00

Tickets at the Door

Lito Hernandez
Lito Hernandez
World touring Artist, composer, band leader, Saxophonist, & award winning multi instrumentalist, Lito Hernandez will be leading the Lito Band in night of breathtaking Millennial Jazz. "Millennial Jazz is the music that reflects my generation and who we are. Just imagine music from all corners of the world conversing in one center point. Now imagine that in an explosion of sound! Thats Millennial Jazz"

Born and raised in Santa Barbara California Lito took to music like a bird takes to flight! He received the highest honor that Berklee College of Music has to offer and attended the College for both his Undergrad and Masters Degrees. After studying in Boston, Athens Greece, & Valencia Spain Lito started his touring career where he was able to perform his music at the Umbria Jazz Festival (Perugia Italia), Art BASEL (Miami Florida), Topeka Kansas, Berklee College of Music Boston Massachusetts and up and down the California Coast. Lito is currently working on his first album release which is expected to drop this fall.

DRUMS
We have the great luxury of having Daryell Perkins joining us on drums. Making a pit stop from the top of the tri-county area, Daryell will be electrifying the band with his limitless expressions of love and soul on drums.

BASS
Santa Barbara native Santiino Taferella will be representing the 805 on bass. For the past three years Santino has been working under the direction of Bob Mintzer! Additionally he has worked along side Michael Michael McDonald, Bruce Forman, Phil Ranelin, & Ike Jenkins in his love and pursuit of creating Jazz.

PIANO
One of the biggest kept secrets in the 805, pianist Miles Napier will be making it out for a night of Millennial Jazz with the the Lito Hernandez Band. Keep your eye on Miles Napier as he is soon to take off on the Jazz scene.
Miguel "Miguelito" León
Miguel "Miguelito" León
Miguel "Miguelito" León is a touring and recording multi-percussionist/vocalist, educator, as well as CEO & Founder of CALI2CUBA, an organization dedicated to maintaining cultural exchange and preserving Afro-Cuban folkloric traditions. Living between Havana and California, Miguel is also collaborating with Juan Bencomo's community project "Rescate de Traditiones", as well as international representative for Cuban bata group Obini Ache. Miguel has had the pleasure to perform/record with artists such as: Wynton Marsalis and Lincoln Center Band, Ozomatli, Septeto Habanero, Bob Reynolds, Conjunto Chapottin, Los Rumberos de Cuba, Oscar Hernandez, Bob Mintzer, Luis Conte, El Son del Indio, Kenny Loggins, and most recently Taraf de Locos.

Miguel has played with artists such as:
Wynton Marsalis, Oscar Hernandez, Ozomatli, BoB Mintzer, B-Side Players, Kenny Loggins, Luis Conte, Giovanni Hidalgo, Ted Nash, Tata Vega, Carlos Henriques, Walfredo Jr. Reyes, Lois Mahalia, Randy Tico, Michell Long, Jeff Elliot, Wetlands, and more!
Sierra Reeves
Sierra Reeves
Sierra Reeves is a multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter from Santa Barbara, CA. She plays with two local bands, the Honeysuckle Possums and Echo. Her solo project is inspired by soulful melodies and moody guitar riffs.
Venue Information:
SOhO Restaurant and Music Club
1221 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA, 93101