!Al Rojo Vivo! @ Lehman
(January 16, 2016) New York and Cuba came together on-stage at Lehman Center for the Performing Arts. !Al Rojo Vivo! featured two of the oldest Latin music institutions still active: Orquesta Broadway and Septeto Nacional de Cuba Ignacio Piñeiro (direct from Cuba).
A night of exquisite Son, Charanga and Montuno was had by those in attendance, complete with dancing in the aisles. MC for the evening was Miguel ‘Mickey’ Melendez, Co-Founder of the Young Lords, and Assistant Professor at John Jay College of Criminal Justice.
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