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ROSAS PARA LECUONA

September 13, 2017 @ 7 pm

The CCCNY is proud to open its fall season with a concert in tribute to Cuba’s greatest composer, Ernesto Lecuona, described by musicologist Luis Manuel Molina as “a piano virtuoso with an inexhaustible melodic vein…whose choice of musical material, his colors and capricious forms reflect Mother Nature’s gifts of the fragrance and ornamental character of the flowers […]

WHEN THE PEOPLE DANCE: SALSA, POWER & PERFORMANCE IN NEW YORK CITY

Sunday, September 17, 2017 @ 2 pm

A fusion of mambo steps with street styles, salsa dancing emerged in the nightclubs of New York City in the 1960s where at first it wasn’t formally taught but absorbed. Salsa has since grown from a local movement played out in the city’s streets and clubs into a global phenomenon that has irrevocably shaped the […]

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