Dancing Encouraged! Where Salsa Meets Jazz!
This evening is devoted to the works of Tito Puente, sometimes called the "King of Latin Jazz" or simply "El Rey" ("The King"), who made an indelible mark on Latin and popular culture. In addition to recording more than 100 albums, garnering Grammy nominations and Awards, and creating more than 200 compositions, Puente was and continues to be a highly revered musical legend in Latin music and jazz circles.
The Latin Jazz Express A seven piece band dedicated to keeping the sounds and spirit of this music alive, Larry Moses' "Latin Jazz Explosion" is what happens when the sophisticated sounds of jazz mix it up with the red-hot Latin rhythms of Cuba, Puerto Rico and the streets of NYC...