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Arturo and Adam O’Farrill Live

Originally Aired: Friday, May 15, 2020

Arturo O'Farrill performs live in The Greene Space

Photo by Matthew Septimus


Start the weekend energized by an inspiring performance by six-time Grammy Award-winning pianist, composer and founder of the Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra Arturo O’Farrill, joining us live from his home via video stream and accompanied by his son and fellow composer, trumpeter Adam O’Farrill, hosted by New Sounds’ John Schaefer 

They’ll perform their own compositions and improvisations, as well as pieces by Ryuichi Sakamoto, Carla Bley and Chico O’Farrill. Plus, Arturo talks about his new album Four Questions, including a new collaboration with Dr. Cornel West. 

Watch the video stream here on this page at 7pm ET:


El Maquech – trad., arr by Adam O’Farrill


Bibo No Aozora – by Ryuichi Sakamoto


Blackbird – by Paul McCartney and John Lennon


In Whom – by Arturo O’Farrill


Beverly Crossing – by Adam O’Farrill


Jitterbug Waltz – Fats Waller


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