SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica Public Library will host a concert performance by the Angelo Metz Quartet on Thursday, January 25 at 7:00 p.m. The event will focus on Bossa Nova and the Jazz Influence inside the Main Library’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Auditorium located at 601 Santa Monica Blvd.
According to the city of Santa Monica website, the Angelo Metz Quartet performs a repertoire exemplifying the influences of jazz in the Brazilian musical style of Bossa Nova, and examines its incorporation into the classic American Jazz songbook. The quartet consists of guitarist and vocalist Angelo Metz, keyboardist Rick Olson, drummer Lucio Vieira, and bassist Michael Alvidrez.
The program is free and open for all to attend. Seating is limited and on a first arrival basis. The Santa Monica Public Library is wheelchair accessible. For disability-related accommodations, contact the Library Administration at (310) 458-8606 at least one week prior to event. The Main Library is served by Big Blue Bus routes 1, R10 and 18. Ride your bike. Bicycle parking racks are available at the library.