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Bebop - Latin Jazz Jam by John Benitez
Bebop - Latin Jazz Jam by John Benitez

Sun, Sep 24


Terraza 7

Bebop - Latin Jazz Jam by John Benitez

Every Sunday a month, musicians gather for a Latin jazz jam in Queens, NY. Play with the house band led by bassist John Benitez and his sons. Join us at one of NYC's liveliest venues to enjoy live jazz. Music kicks off at 7 pm; bring your horn!

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Time & Location

Sep 24, 2023, 9:00 PM – Sep 25, 2023, 11:50 PM

Terraza 7, 40-19 Gleane Street, Elmhurst NY 11373

About the event

Bebop - Latin Jazz Jam by John Benitez

Presented by Terraza 7 Jam Sessions Series. Sunday, September 24th, 2023 at 9:00 pm.

$5 Cover Charge for Jammers in the Jam Session

$15 Cover Charge for Mezzanine


  • John Benitez / Bass.
  • Joshua Benitez / Piano.
  • Francis Benitez / Drums.

A Latin jazz jam session for all musicians to perform and collaborate one Sunday a month in Queens, NY. All performers are welcome to sit in and play with the house band hosted by bassist John Benitez, and his sons. All are welcome to join us to listen and support live jazz at one of NYC’s most vibrant venues. The music starts at 7 pm, bring your horn!

About John Benitez: In the world of Latin Jazz/Latin American music, John Benítez is considered to be one of the greatest bassists alive today. With five GRAMMY awards to his name and performance credits ranging from Tito Puente to Chick Corea, his impact on the music world is unquestionable.

He recorded with Roy Hargrove’s Crisol band (whose recording, “Habana,” was awarded the Grammy for best Latin jazz performance in 1997), David Sanchez (the Grammy-nominated, “Obsession”), Wynton Marsalis, Tito Puente, Michel Camilo, Dave Valentín, Eddie Palmieri, Bobby Watson, David Sánchez, Jeff “Tain” Watts, Antonio Hart, Danilo Pérez, Kenny Kirkland, Chucho Valdés, Will Calhoun, Dave Samuels, Rubén Blades, Seis del Solar, Mongo Santamaría, Caribbean Jazz Project, Mingus Big Band, Kenny Kirkland, Antonio Hart, Mongo Santamaría, Ximo Tebar, Luis Perdomo, Dafnis Prieto, Ravi Coltrane, and many more.


  • Mezzanine

    Gain privileged access to the concert at Terraza7's Mezzanine, where you'll enjoy the intimacy of a private space with seating. Immerse yourself in the melodies and rhythms, all while being in close proximity to the talented musicians.

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