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2020 Spring Music Series: José Valentino Ruiz

March 8 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Free
Photo of Jose Valentino Ruiz holding his flute.

The 2020 Spring Music Series starts with internationally acclaimed jazz artist José Valentino Ruiz. Ruiz is known for his passionate performances and fluid expression on the flute, saxophone, bass, and Latin percussion. In addition to being a Grammy Award winner, Ruiz leads University of Florida’s Music Business and Entrepreneurship program.
Valentino has produced music for numerous nationally-televised documentaries,
a feature film and 30-plus commercials, including McDonald’s, Coca-Cola, Swiffer, and ESPN.

Ruiz will be accompanied by renowned percussionist Robert Acevedo Jr. at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 8. Ruiz is known for his passionate performances and fluid expression on the flute, saxophone, and bass. Valentino has produced music for numerous nationally televised documentaries, a feature film and 30-plus commercials, including Coca-Cola and ESPN. In addition to his musical accomplishments, Ruiz leads University of Florida’s Music Business and Entrepreneurship program.

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Date:
March 8
Time:
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Alachua County Library Headquarters
401 E University Ave
Gainesville, FL 32601 United States
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352-334-3900
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