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Previous events

W/ Mario Cuba

ICPNA de Mira Flores, Av. Angamos Oeste 160, Miraflores 15074, Lima

Appearing as a special guest with with Mario Cuba and his amazing quartet, featuring: Stu Mindeman - Piano, Mario Cuba- Bass, Juan Daniel Pastor - Drums, Julio Flavio Maza- Tenor Saxophone. Also featuring special guests: Andrew Baker - Bass Clarinet and Soprano Saxophone, Rafael Fusa Miranda: Alto Saxophone

Oct31

w/ Mario Cuba

Terraza 7, 40-19 Gleane St, Queens

Yotam Silberstein- Guitar, Mario Cuba- Bass,Daniel Dor- Drums, Rafael Fusa- Alto Sax, Ian Rapien- Tenor Sax , Freddy Huevito Lobatón- Congas. Sets at 10pm and 12am

Oct29

Michael Vitale Quartet/ Jam Session at Bar Chord

Bar Chord, 1008 Cortelyou Rd, Brooklyn, NY 11226

Michael Vitale Quartet: Ian Rapien- Tenor Saxophone, Alex Clough- Piano, James Robbins- Bass, Michael Vitale- Drums. Quartet plays 9-10pm, and jam session after until 1am

Homecoming Party w/ Spectral Awakenings

Shapeshifter Lab, 18 Whitwell Pl, Broolkyn, NY 11215

Come and celebrate my return to NYC with Spectral Awakenings! This will be the first show with SA in NYC in 5 years. Please come and enjoy some new music, as well as some repertoire we've throughly dismantled over the years! Featuring: Ian Rapien- Saxophone and Compositions, Aki Ishiguro- Electric Guitar, Justin Stanton- Keys, Alex "Busby" Smith- Electric Bass, and Devin Collins- Drums. $10 cover. See you there!

Mario Cuba Quintet

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Zinc Bar, 82 W 3rd. St, New York, NY 10012

Yuma Ueskaka- Saxophone Ian Rapien- Saxophone Samuel Torres- Congas Mario Cuba- Bass Luca Susti- Drums

We'll be playing Jazz Standards in Peruvian styles, Latin Jazz, and Swing. I'm very excited for my first gig back NYC with these great Peruvian musicians I've played with innumerable times in Peru.

$15 Dollar Cover