Carlos Averhoff Jr. (Sunday August 5th)

On my first day starting this blog, I also stopped in Denton at Steve’s Wine Bar, which was celebrating its two-year anniversary, to hear saxophonist Carlos Averhoff Jr perform his original brand of modern Cuban Jazz.  Carlos recently moved to DFW to continue music studies at UNT.  His quartet included Christian Valdes, Mauricio Barroso and Carlos “Fifo” Rengifo.  They played unique arrangements of challenging standards like Inner Urge along with original compositions from Carlos’ latest release iQba “jazz meets cuban timba”.   

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