Thursday, July 5th: A Tribute to Tito Puente

A Tribute to Tito Puente
St. Mary’s Park, Bronx
7-9pm
Free

8 y Más is one of the hottest new bands on the contemporary Latin music scene today. Comprised of a team of internationally recognized musicians considered by many to be some of the best in NYC and beyond, 8 y Más boasts a stellar lineup including Bobby Allende, Angel Fernandez, Ricky Gonzalez and Marc Quiñones. In November, 2006, the band released its first production, Juega Billar to much acclaim by salsa music lovers. For this special night, the band celebrates the musical legacy of the late, beloved salsero, Tito Puente called by many, “El Rey de los Timbales” (The King of the Timbales).

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