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The Marriage of Latin Music & Jazz, with Joe Conzo: Co-Presented by the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival

Friday, August 22, 2014 at 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

School of Jazz Performance Space, Room I531, Arnhold Hall 55 West 13th Street, New York, NY 10011

Join us for a discussion of the fascinating, intertwined history of Latin music and jazz, from the early 1930’s to the present. Featuring a lecture by noted producer, writer, educator, and Latin music historian Joe Conzo, Sr.  Along with an insider's view of the music we'll hear recordings by Machito, Charlie Parker, Louis Armstrong, Juan Tizol, Duke Ellington, Buddy Rich, Dizzy Gillespie, Chano Pozo, Tito Puente, Chico O’Farrill,Mario Bauza Ray Barretto Candido Camero, and more. 

Event Type

Lectures and Panel Discussions


General Public


Performing Arts


Mannes School of Music, School of Jazz


History, Music, Jazz


latinjazz, salsa


Free, First Come First Seated

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