Música Nueva 5: Big Band Poetry Jam & Beyond
featuring GRAMMY winners
Arturo O’Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra
May 11-12, 2012 | 8PM
Guest Curator: Angel R. Rodríguez, Sr.
Featuring Special Guests:
Tony Award-winning creator of Broadway’s In the Heights Lin-Manuel Miranda
Angel R. Rodríguez, Sr.
Sandra María Esteves
Odilia Rivera Santos
Caridad “La Bruja” De La Luz
Circa ‘95 (PattyDukes & RephStar)
Christopher “Chilo” Cajigas
GRAMMY winners Arturo O’Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra’s fifth annual new music concert features a spoken word jam curated by poet, musician, and visionary Angel R. Rodriguez, Sr., and includes a lineup of guest poets, who will be accompanied by the ALJO. DJ Logic will help the Orchestra and poets mix the classic sound of boogaloo, mambo, and salsa with hip-hop, acid jazz, and alternative improvisation in this celebration of the Latino community and the Nuyorican poetry movement!
2537 Broadway at 95th Street, NYC
For tickets go to:
call 212.864.5400 or visit the box office
General Admission $50/$40/$30
Symphony Space Members $40/$32/$24