Latin Jazz – ROUTES by Ronald Bunn

Free For All – BAM R&B Festival Summer Concert – The Fat Afro Latin Jazz Cats

Thursday, June 23, 2016, noon—2pm MetroTech Commons The Corner of Flatbush and Myrtle Avenues Brooklyn This all-star youth orchestra comprises gifted young musicians from across the five boroughs. Helmed by Grammy-winning composer and bandleader Arturo O’Farrill, the Fat Afro Latin … Read More

Michel Camilo, Tito Puente, Mario Bauza & His Afro-Cuban Jazz Orchestra & Señora Matancera Celia Cruz

Video: Festival Internacional de Jazz de Montreal Michel Camilo & Tito Puente (1923-2000) – Mario Bauza (April 28, 1911-July 11, 1993 in New York City) & His Afro-Cuban Jazz Orchestra – Leverkusener Jazztage 1992 – Sonora Matancera Celia Cruz ((October … Read More

“Soul Power” (The Greatest Music Festival, 1974) and “Ronn’s “African-American” Discussion

This film dates back to 1974 (41 years ago) and in my estimation the well-being of the African-American has changed little. He/she is still fighting for survival in a very hostile and indifferent culture. What’s most impressive about this film is seeing … Read More

MoMA Nights 2015 – Live Music

Every Thursday in July and August, 5:30–8:00 p.m The Museum of Modern Art The Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Sculpture Garden 11 West 53 Street Sets begin at 6:30 p.m. Regular Museum admission applies. Performances take place in the Sculpture Garden. In … Read More

Harlem Meer Performance Festival: ¡Retumba! (Afro-Caribbean Music and Dance)

July 12, 2015, 2pm to 4pm Charles A. Dana Discovery Center, inside the Park at 110th Street (Lenox &Fifth Avenues) Manhattan Imagine an ensemble dedicated to inspiring, teaching and engaging people of all ages; music and dance as the light leading … Read More

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