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Afro-Cuban Folkloric Concert

Date: Saturday, March 11, 2023
Time:
8:00 pm
Location:
Orpheum Performing Arts Center, 6050 Main Street, Village of Tannersville

Tickets Purchased Ahead: $30 adults/$25 seniors/$7 students
At the Door: $35 adults/$30 seniors/$7 students

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Or call our box office at 518 263 2063 or email boxoffice@catskillmtn.org

(Note: Online ticket sales close 5 hours prior to performance time. After that, please call 518 263 2063 or email boxoffice@catskillmtn.org and leave a message for our box office team. One of us will return your call or email to purchase tickets. Or, you may purchase tickets at the door.)

 

Pedrito Martinez Band

Since settling in New York City in the fall of 1998, Pedrito has recorded or performed with Wynton Marsalis, Paul Simon, Bruce Springsteen, Dave Matthews, and Sting, and has contributed to well over 100 albums. A master of Afro-Cuban folkloric music and the batá drum, he has played and sung with dozens of Cuban rumba groups and contributed to several important films. Pedrito released a Grammy-nominated album in 2013. His second album was recorded in Cuba and released in 2016 featuring, Ruben Blades, Isaac Delgado, Wynton Marsalis, and Angelique Kidjo. In 2019, Pedrito and Cuban pianist, Alfredo Rodriguez, released a duo album with Quincy Jones as Executive Producer. In July 2019, Pedrito and Eric Clapton recorded a newly arranged version of Clapton’s song, "My Father’s Eyes," and on September 22, Pedrito and Clapton performed together at Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival in Dallas, Texas.

 

 

 

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