Cyro Baptista surrounding by flowers

Event Details
Event Title:Cancelled CYRO BAPTISTA
Event Description:

Cyro Baptista scheduled for Wednesday, April 9 at Bass Concert Hall has been cancelled.

Patrons who purchased tickets using a credit card will be automatically refunded. Patrons who purchased with cash should go to the original point of purchase to receive a refund.

Cyro Baptista
Banquet of the Spirits

Presented in partnership with KUTX’s Horizontes, the Butler School of Music, and the Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

ArtesAméricas performance

Texas Performing Arts welcomes back the mad scientist of Brazilian percussion Cyro Baptista, this time with his Banquet of the Spirits Quartet. This adventurous ensemble delivers hypnotic percussion and multi-layered string wizardry, mixing far-flung sounds of the Jewish diaspora with Brazilian and Middle Eastern melodies to create “a diversity of sounds and colors that can’t be found anywhere else.” (All About Jazz)

Since arriving in the United States in 1980 from his native Brazil, Baptista has emerged as one of the foremost percussionists in the world. His endless sonic curiosity and intense rhythmic drive have spurred collaborations with everyone from Herbie Hancock and John Zorn to Yo-Yo Ma and Paul Simon.

“Exotic percussion, string, and keyboard instruments were strewn across the stage… Baptista’s streamlined quartet is constantly changing instruments and s…

Date and Time:Apr. 9 | 8:00 PM
Contact:PAC Ticket Office
Admission:To be announced.
Location:Bass Concert Hall (PAC Building) Maps and Directions
Sponsor:Texas Performing Arts