26 Jul 2021

Salsa Dura

From Nights, 7:30 pm on 26 July 2021

Our cultural ambassador for Latin American music, Mona Lynn Courteau joins us once again. Tonight she'll be introducing us to Salsa Dura ("hard salsa").  The classic salsa scene in New York City that grew from its links with Latin America, specifically Cuba and Puerto Rico. 

Celia Cruz and La Sonora Matancera

Photo: Ibrahim Arce (Narcy Studios photographer), most likely, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons