Pete “El Conde” Rodriguez, A Force In Latin Music
A panel and screening
Thursday, July 24th | 6:30PM-8:30PM
In gearing up for the Pete “El Conde” Rodriguez Lincoln Center Out of Doors tribute later this summer, CCCADI will screen footage from the late Fania All Star’s 35th anniversary concert at Teatro La Perla, the historic theater of his hometown, Ponce, Puerto Rico. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion of musical experts, musicians and friends. Highlighting the historical African Latino legacy of El Conde’s songs with the compositions of Tite Curet Alonso, the panel consists of musician and daughter of Pete “El Conde Rodriguez, Cita Rodriguez, poet, activist and scholar, Felipe Luciano, music historian, Rene Lopez, and percussionist and friend of El Conde, Eddie Montalvo.
WHEN: Thursday, July 24th | 6:30PM-8:30PM
WHERE: Dwyer Cultural Center | 258 St Nicholas Ave, New York, NY 10027
ADMISSION: $8 in advance, $10 at the door. For tickets in advance, visit elcondescreening.eventbrite.com
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