Congratulations to Gregg August on winning a GRAMMY for Best Instrumental Composition for the Afro Latin Jazz Suite at this year’s award ceremony! Gregg played on the composition as a member of Arturo O’Farrill & the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra, featuring Rudresh Mahanthappa; O’Farrill wrote the music.
Gregg has participated in four Music Composition residencies as a bass player for our ensembles-in-residence. At our last winter residency, Gregg was part of the Electro-Global Sextet. For more on the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra, click here.