July 9, 2017
Red Circle Sponsors: Dar Webb and Clint Page
“Best of The Bay” trio, La Lucha returns to The Studio@620 featuring all new original music, inspired by pet rocks, brains, & A.C. Slater.
The Tampa Bay based trio consists of three best friends from three different parts of the world; Colombia, Mexico & United States. Their music ventures boldly into a wide variety of musical styles, offering an appealing and fun mix of genres under the jazz umbrella. The combination of their musical versatility and varied musical influences makes for compelling virtuosic performances. Through an engaging stage presence and high level of interaction, La Lucha brings the audience into their world.
La Lucha was awarded Creative Loafing’s “Best of the Bay Jazz Ensemble” in 2013, 2014 & 2015; the “Think Small to Think Big Grant,” by Creative Pinellas; featured presenters at TEDxTampa Bay (2014), TEDxUSF (2015) & TEDxDouglasville (2017); and were honored by a grant from The Studio@620 in 2015 to present a multi-media project raising awareness for Alzheimer’s disease.
La Lucha is:
John O’Leary – Piano
Alejandro Arenas – Bass
Mark Feinman – Drums