Bobby Torres - the Best in Latin Jazz


17705 NW Springville Rd.

Important Venue Notes

The concert is in building 3, room 114. Parking is $2 (buy a permit at the machines). A donation is appreciated but no one will be turned away.



From New York City, to Woodstock with Joe Cocker, through ten years of touring with Tom Jones, to forming his own Latin jazz group in Portland, Bobby Torres has been on the music scene for over 40 years. Besides performing as a percussionist, Bobby is a record producer, songwriter, percussion instructor, session musician and band leader. One of Portland’s most popular jazz artists, Bobby has been inducted into the Oregon Music Hall of Fame and received the Jazz Journalist’s Association Jazz Hero Award. This award is given to advocates, altruists, activists, aiders and abettors of jazz who have had significant impact in their local communities. For more information, please go to:

For more information about the concert, please contact Jason Palmer at, 971-722-7869, or view the music program’s website page and Facebook page at