Boom! International Festival of Percussion presents

Afro-Latin Fire

Concert

7 Oct 2022

The Waldo Fabian Sextet, plus guests Ray Pereira and Kanchana Karunaratna, raise the heat for a dynamic and energetic closing of our Latin-inspired day.

Featuring Waldo Fabian, Ed Goyer, Ed Rodrigues, Josh Meader, Trevor Brown, and Lee McIver, the Sextet will perform Waldo's music with precision and and fire.

If you have access needs, please call the Box Office on 02 9061 5344 to book tickets.

Waldo is a renowned bassist, composer, singer, and producer who has worked with The Party Boys, Floyd Vincent, Disco Montego, Delta Goodrem, Swoop, Anthony Copping, and Robin Loau and the Catholics.

He has released four albums including Dejame Tocarte, a South American release through Sony Loco (Festival/Mushroom Records), Groovy Cumbia (Bamboozle Music), Dreaming in Colour (Bamboozle Music and Hiresounds), and Viaje A Chiloe (Bamboozle Music and Hiresounds). He is currently recording a new project with Frank Gambale (Chick Corea Band), Alex Acuña (Weather Report), and Jorge Vera and Nacho Mena (Ornette Coleman). This project will be mixed and co-produced by six-time Grammy winner, Mauricio Guerreo.

Most recently Waldo has also provided songs for the STAN TV show Bump (series 1, 2 and 3), and has been working on new tracks with Spanish DJ, Danny Perez, and star Mexican Latin house DJ, Mijangos, for the UK dance label, Native Music. He is also working with local red-carpet DJs, Adam Stivale and Ant Celestino, from One Love Records, and with star drummer, Cliff Hewitt (Apollo 440), on a new album.

Waldo is a member of the Centre for Elite Performance, Expertise and Training at Macquarie University, ICS (WSU), and MARCS Institute (WSU), and is the Academic Course Advisor, Music at Western Sydney University.

Presenting Artists Waldo Fabian Sextet - Waldo Fabian (Bass), Ed Rodrigues (Drums), Ed Goyer (Vibraphone, Mallet), Josh Meader (Guitar), Lee McIver (Trumpet, Flugelhorn), and Trevor Brown (Saxophones, Flute)

We are a registered COVID-Safe business with measures in place to make your next Seymour visit safe and enjoyable. You can find out more about our safety measures here, and we will also send safety information directly to you prior to your visit. To ensure we can reach you, we recommend checking that your contact information is up to date.

Everest Theatre

Fri 7 Oct 9pm

60 minutes (no interval). Partial lockout applies. 

Adult $30
Concession* $25
Full-time Student $20

$6 transaction fee applies.

*Concession tickets are available to:

  • Pensioners (with valid Pensioner Concession Card)
  • Health Care Card holders (with valid, government-issued Health Care Card)
  • MEAA members (with valid MEAA Membership Card)
  • Those who are unemployed (with valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number)

You will be required to enter your concession card number during ticket purchase for verification purposes, and should be prepared to present corresponding ID at your event if requested by our staff.

If you are booking with a Parents NSW voucher, please note multiple vouchers can be used per transaction, up to a total transaction amount of $250. Vouchers can only be redeemed when booking online. Read more.

Afro-Latin Fire is available to purchase as part of a Boom! Seymour Sessions Day Pass, alongside various other 7 Oct events. Buy a Seymour Sessions Day Pass to access all applicable events for a total price of just $45 (adult price), $35 (concession price), or $25 (student price).

Afro-Latin Fire is also available to purchase as part of a Boom! Festival Pass. Buy a Festival Pass to access all seven days of Boom! events at Seymour Centre and Sydney Town Hall, excluding participant access to workshops, for a total price of just $350 (adult price), $300 (concession price), or $250 (full-time student price).

Recommended for ages 12+. Contains dynamic music. Photography and filming prohibited.

The only authorised ticket seller for this event is Seymour Centre. If you purchase from an unauthorised seller, you risk that your tickets may be fake or invalid.

Program details for this event are subject to change. If any changes are made, this page will be updated accordingly. Please check back for the latest information before your event.

Waldo is a renowned bassist, composer, singer, and producer who has worked with The Party Boys, Floyd Vincent, Disco Montego, Delta Goodrem, Swoop, Anthony Copping, and Robin Loau and the Catholics.

He has released four albums including Dejame Tocarte, a South American release through Sony Loco (Festival/Mushroom Records), Groovy Cumbia (Bamboozle Music), Dreaming in Colour (Bamboozle Music and Hiresounds), and Viaje A Chiloe (Bamboozle Music and Hiresounds). He is currently recording a new project with Frank Gambale (Chick Corea Band), Alex Acuña (Weather Report), and Jorge Vera and Nacho Mena (Ornette Coleman). This project will be mixed and co-produced by six-time Grammy winner, Mauricio Guerreo.

Most recently Waldo has also provided songs for the STAN TV show Bump (series 1, 2 and 3), and has been working on new tracks with Spanish DJ, Danny Perez, and star Mexican Latin house DJ, Mijangos, for the UK dance label, Native Music. He is also working with local red-carpet DJs, Adam Stivale and Ant Celestino, from One Love Records, and with star drummer, Cliff Hewitt (Apollo 440), on a new album.

Waldo is a member of the Centre for Elite Performance, Expertise and Training at Macquarie University, ICS (WSU), and MARCS Institute (WSU), and is the Academic Course Advisor, Music at Western Sydney University.

Everest Theatre

Fri 7 Oct 9pm

60 minutes (no interval). Partial lockout applies. 

Adult $30
Concession* $25
Full-time Student $20

$6 transaction fee applies.

*Concession tickets are available to:

  • Pensioners (with valid Pensioner Concession Card)
  • Health Care Card holders (with valid, government-issued Health Care Card)
  • MEAA members (with valid MEAA Membership Card)
  • Those who are unemployed (with valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number)

You will be required to enter your concession card number during ticket purchase for verification purposes, and should be prepared to present corresponding ID at your event if requested by our staff.

If you are booking with a Parents NSW voucher, please note multiple vouchers can be used per transaction, up to a total transaction amount of $250. Vouchers can only be redeemed when booking online. Read more.

Afro-Latin Fire is available to purchase as part of a Boom! Seymour Sessions Day Pass, alongside various other 7 Oct events. Buy a Seymour Sessions Day Pass to access all applicable events for a total price of just $45 (adult price), $35 (concession price), or $25 (student price).

Afro-Latin Fire is also available to purchase as part of a Boom! Festival Pass. Buy a Festival Pass to access all seven days of Boom! events at Seymour Centre and Sydney Town Hall, excluding participant access to workshops, for a total price of just $350 (adult price), $300 (concession price), or $250 (full-time student price).

Recommended for ages 12+. Contains dynamic music. Photography and filming prohibited.

The only authorised ticket seller for this event is Seymour Centre. If you purchase from an unauthorised seller, you risk that your tickets may be fake or invalid.

Presenting Artists Waldo Fabian Sextet - Waldo Fabian (Bass), Ed Rodrigues (Drums), Ed Goyer (Vibraphone, Mallet), Josh Meader (Guitar), Lee McIver (Trumpet, Flugelhorn), and Trevor Brown (Saxophones, Flute)

We are a registered COVID-Safe business with measures in place to make your next Seymour visit safe and enjoyable. You can find out more about our safety measures here, and we will also send safety information directly to you prior to your visit. To ensure we can reach you, we recommend checking that your contact information is up to date.

Program details for this event are subject to change. If any changes are made, this page will be updated accordingly. Please check back for the latest information before your event.

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