Clarice Assad will be performing an all new program at the Caramoor Jazz Festival -- an homage to some of her favorite Brazilian artists such as Elis Regina, Gal Costa, Caetano Veloso, Sueli Costa, among others. The show was crafted to showcase different rhythmic nuances of Brazilian music, mixed with pop and jazz elements. Assad will be joined by percussionists Keita Ogawa & Yousif Sheronick.
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Directions to the festival:
is located at 149
Girdle Ridge Road, Katonah, New York 10536 in Westchester County, 40 miles
northeast of New York City.
By Car - Take I-684 to Exit 6. Go east on Route 35 to the traffic light (.3 mile). Make a right turn onto Route 22 south, and travel 1.9 miles to the junction of Girdle Ridge Road. A green “Caramoor” sign is posted at this junction. Continue on Girdle Ridge Road to the Caramoor gates (.5 mile), which are located on the right. Parking is free.
For detailed directions from other points in the tri-state area, please call the Box Office: 914.232.5035, press 2, orclick here for Directions to Caramoor.
By Train - From Grand Central Station, take the Harlem Division of the Metro-North Railroad to Katonah, New York. Click here for the current Train Schedule.
Taxi service from the station to Caramoor (five minutes away) is available by calling Sam’s taxi at 914-232-4949 or Katonah Taxi at 914-232-5772.