But maybe you might not have noticed that WWOZ and the Jazz and Heritage Foundation will be presenting one of the pillars of modern Afro-Latin jazz, Cuban (yes, he still lives there), Chucho Valdes. It is a free concert, so go if you in NOLA.
And listen via radio or the web if you can't go.
WWOZ broadcast information:
Checking his web site I see that he is on a fairly extensive US tour and will be at Carnegie Hall at the beginning of December but you know, New Orleans and all that with its history of twice a day ferry to Havana and bands playing in both places during the teens and twenties of the previous century...