Home / Events / Classical Music / Jessie Marquez

Jessie Marquez

8 pm Friday, March 16., Friday May 16 | $12.
Jimmy Mak's
221 NW 10th Ave.
[CUBAN JAZZ POP] When Jessie Marquez, now based in Portland, first visited her father's childhood home in Cuba in 1996, hearing the familiar filin—the Cuban musical style based on American jazz and Brazilian bossa nova—drew her to singing the music herself. She eventually performed around the island of its origin and topped the jazz charts in Latin America, Europe and the U.S. Her vocal style—paradoxically warm and cool at once—reaches back to classic bossa but adds a Caribbean lilt. She's abetted by Portland jazz vets pianist Clay Giberson, bassist Al Criado, percussionists Charlie Doggett and Rafael Trujillo and saxophonist John Nastos. BRETT CAMPBELL.

Where: Jimmy Mak's
Phone: 295-6542
Address: 221 NW 10th Ave.
Website: www.jimmymaks.com


Jimmy Mak's

221 NW 10th Ave.
Portland, OR
Other events in Classical Music

Curious Comedy Open Mic

Sunday, Oct 04, 2015
Curious hosts a weekly open-mic night. Sign-ups begin at 7:15, and comics get three minutes of stage time apiece.
8 pm every Sunday. | Free.
Curious Comedy 5225 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Web | Map

Helium Open Mic

Tuesday, Oct 06, 2015

Generally regarded as the best open-mic night in town, Helium's sign-ups fill quickly. Show up between 6 and 7 pm to snag some stage time.

8 pm every Tuesday | Free with a two-item minimum
Helium Comedy Club 1510 SE 9th Ave. Web | Map

Naked Comedy Open Mic

Tuesday, Oct 06, 2015

The Brody hosts a thrice-weekly open-mic night. Comics get four-minute standup slots and can sign up online.

9:30 pm every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday | Free with one-item minimum purchase
Brody Theater 16 NW Broadway Web | Map
Also At Jimmy Mak's
There's no more events in Jimmy Mak's
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus

Web Design for magazines