Bassist, composer, and band leader Christian de Mesones invites you to enjoy "A Smooth Funky Afternoon" featuring Big New York & the Smooth Jazz All-Starz", bringing his unique brand of Latin- and Funk-infused smooth jazz/neo soul,and a stellar lineup. Christian has wowed audiences throughout the DMV since 2015 with his personal vision for this group. Guest vocalist Nia Simmons and Timbale sensation Sergio Rosario join core band members Elliot Levine on keyboards, Eddie Baccus, Jr. on soprano, alto and tenor saxes, Mike Gamble on electric and acoustic guitars, Curtis McCain on percussion, with Carl "C-Man" Anderson on drums and a few surprise guests. Don't miss this opportunity to witness the "extraordinary talent and stage presence" of Big New York, and his musically gratifying show described as "simply astounding, and as moving as an earthquake," by Ron Jackson of