10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Zooglobble Concert Series: Mister G
A Latin GRAMMY Award winner, Mister G is a superstar in the world of children’s music. Called a “kid-friendly, bilingual rock star” by The Washington Post and “irresistable” by People magazine, Mister G has been named one of the “Best Live Acts for Kids and Families.” The recipient of three Parents’ Choice Gold Awards, Mister G has released seven albums of original, multicultural music. Spanning genres from funk to folk, reggae to rock, and bluegrass to bossa nova, Mister G’s music has been critically acclaimed by The Boston Globe, LA Times, Chicago SunTimes, New York Post, School Library Journal and Parents magazine. Mister G regularly headlines major venues and festivals around the country including The Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York City), The Getty Museum (Los Angeles), Hard Rock Café (Philadelphia), the National Zoo (Washington, DC), New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival and Austin City Limits. He has performed in Europe and tours extensively in Latin America. A former teacher with a Masters in Education, Mister G also conducts artist residencies in schools around the US and abroad.