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The Mario Castro Quintet is one of the brightest and up and coming jazz groups of today. The group is led by Mario Castro, a 2011 Berklee College of Music graduate from Humacao, Puerto Rico.
At 24, Castro is already an accomplished musician and has led his group, to many legendary stages including: Newport Jazz Festival, Montreal Jazz Festival, the Fillmore in SF, Sevilla Jazz Festival (SPAIN), among others.
Mario Castro will debut his "Quintet + Strings" project. They will be performing a selection of original music written by Castro and his band. The band consisting of: Mario Castro on saxophone, Josh Shpak on trumpet and flugelhorn, Tamir Shmerling on bass, KyuMin Shim on piano and rising star drummer Jonathan Pinson. Artist Official Website Audio/Video Clips