Mon Sep 26
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20007
Fran Vielma’s large ensemble features an outstanding cast of musicians performing his own writing, as well as works by contemporary Pan-American jazz arrangers and composers.
Hailing from the Venezuelan Andes, Fran Vielma is a critically acclaimed and multi award-winning percussionist, composer, and educator. His continuous research on the rhythms of America, and beyond, converge in his works with the fascination for concert music and the freedom of jazz.
Vielma was recently awarded the Chamber Music America - New Jazz Works and DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities 2022 Fellowship.