On On Saturday, February 12th at 8:00pm, Teatro Dallas Presents Pastor’s Paradox featuring a jazz quartet led by Aruán Ortiz. Ortiz is a pianist, violist, and composer and has been an active figure in the progressive jazz and avant garde scene in the US for more than 15 years. Born in Santiago de Cuba, Aruán resides in Brooklyn and has been named “One of the most creative and original composers in the world.” -Lynn René Bayley, The Art Music Lounge
“Pastor’s Paradox” Is a composition inspired by the political life and visions of Martin Luther King in five movements. Its presentation in Dallas is the culmination of a prestigious South Arts Foundation grant, which will incorporate Dallas’ young performers in its final movement.