Musical Performance by Benji Kaplan
Thursday, August 18 at 6:30pm
Join us for a free concert as award-winning guitarist, composer, and multi-lingual vocalist, Benji Kaplan performs his own unique blend of jazz and classical music created by experiences playing with master Brazilian composers and performers since the age of 18.
About the Performer
An award-winning guitarist, composer, arranger, multilingual vocalist and educator with 6 albums to date, Benji Kaplan has performed in venues alongside world-renowned artists such as Junior Mance, Bernard Purdie, Earth Wind & Fire, Seu Jorge and Kassin. The son of a percussionist father and a visual artist mother, Kaplan made multiple excursions to Brazil as a teenager and an adult, and he offers a unique look at jazz and classical music informed by his vast musical experiences performing, writing, studying and playing with master Brazilian composers and performers since the age of 18.
Registration is required. Weather-permitting this event will be held outdoors. Please bring your own chair or blanket and bug spray. If there is inclement weather, this event will be held indoors.