Carlos Jimenez Jazz Quartet
Carlos Jimenez- Flutist
Yonkers native Carlos Jimenez is an extraordinary Jazz and Latin flute player. As a six-year old musician living in Villalba, Puerto Rico Carlos was trained at the Fransisco Zayas Santana High School where he studied with the famous maestro, Professor Pablo Leon.
In 1995 Carlos returned to New York City and studied at the Music Conservatory of Westchester. He then expanded his repertoire to jazz studying with master musicians Dave Valentin, Hilton Ruiz, Mario Rivera, Bobby Porcelli, Sonny Bravo, Mike Longo and Alfredo Valdes Jr.
Over the course of his musical career Carlos Jimenez has recorded and performed with many fine musicians from around the world including Hilton Ruiz, Stephane Ronget, David Schnitter, Edy Martinez, Dave Valentin, Sonny Bravo, Gilberto "El Pulpo" Colon, Ray Martinez, Enrique Haneine & Maestro Alfredo Valdes Jr.
Saturday, May 5th 12:00PM- 2:00PM Untermyer Park & Gardens