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5 College Event: A Conversation with Carli Muñoz, Author of: A Fool's Journey

Jazz Concert & Book Talk with Carli Muñoz

Carli Muñoz is a pianist, composer, writer, and visual artist who has the rare distinction of excelling in the mainstream of pop music and jazz. In 1971 he joined the Beach Boys, and left them in 1981 to puruse a career in jazz performance. Recordings and performances followed with top jazz artists such as George Benson,Les McCann, and many others. Muñoz's own works followed, culminating in his 2018 release Follow Me to wide acclaim. Since 1998, Carli has performed live nightly at his venue, Carli's Fine Bistro & Piano, in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico.