Aldo Salvent Quartet

Miami Downtown Jazz Festival

Aldo Salvent Quartet

Southeast Financial Center Stage, 200 S. Biscayne Blvd.

Fri. 2/24/17 – 12 PM

Aldo Salvent is multiple award winning saxophonist and composer. He holds a Master Degree in Jazz Saxophone Performance from Florida International University (FIU). As well, he is a graduate with Summa Cum Laude Mention from National University of Costa Rica (BM), and Amadeo Roldan Conservatory in La Habana, Cuba. While in Cuba, he won the First-Prize in four consecutive times at the National Classical Saxophone Competition (1992-1995)

Mr. Salvent was saxophone professor at the National University of Costa Rica for five years moved to the United States in 2013, pursuing his Master Degree in Jazz Saxophone Performance at Florida International University with Professor Gary Campbell. On August 2014 he recorded his first solo album Da Capo as a leader on Dazzle Recordings Label in Denver-Colorado.

Aldo Salvent—tenor saxophone

Alex Terrier—alto saxophone

Rodney Padilla—bass

Hilario Bell—drums