Master percussionist Pablo Batista is bringing his swift and energetic musical stylings to Jazz in the Park on August 25 and you won’t want to miss it. This special performance is presented by Visit Philadelphia.
Celebrate Philly’s finest jazz musicians the second Sunday of each month at Spruce Street Harbor Park Sustained by Univest. Enjoy free performances afternoons through twilight all summer long, while munching on eats by Franklin Fountain, Chickie's and Pete's, Garces, and Hip City Veg and sipping drinks from the beer garden or barge bar! #MyPhillyWaterfront
About Pablo Batista:
Master percussionist Pablo Batista has performed, recorded and toured internationally for 30 years with some of the biggest stars in rhythm and blues, jazz, Latin, pop, and gospel. These have included artists as diverse as Alicia Keys, Patti Labelle, Kirk Franklin, Jill Scott, Gerald Levert, Jeffrey Osborne, Phyllis Hyman, Teddy Pendergrass, Diane Reeves, Norman Brown, Manny Oquendo and Libre, Eddie Palmieri, and Musiq. A drummer of unusually diverse talents, he is highly regarded for his professionalism, tireless work ethic and ability to listen and integrate his playing into almost any style at the highest level of musicianship. He holds the rare distinction of having performed on Grammy-winning releases in jazz, R&B, and gospel, but he has also been a guest with the Philadelphia Orchestra Percussion Ensemble.
Free and open to the public.
Dogs on leashes are welcome.