The Smithsonian Associates Música de Las Américas Series
A groundbreaking annual series that celebrates the long tradition of exchange among the music cultures of the Americas. With interviews and performances by some of the world’s greatest Latin musicians, it examines the continuing impact of Latin styles on popular music in the U.S. This year’s series features the great Danilo Pérez, Johnny Albino y Su Trio; Ray Barretto; José Feliciano; and Little Joe y La Familia.
Fernando González, Visiting Scholar, pre-concert talk, and interviews.