Live/Concert, Dance lessons

Global Fridays: SAMMY DELEON + His Latin Jazz Ensemble (salsa)

When: Fri., April 21, 8 p.m. 2017

Thirty-year veteran percussionist Sammy DeLeon and his crew love sharing the history and characteristics of their music with audiences. Latin jazz, salsa and merengue – the latter originating in the Dominican Republic – comprise a highly danceable set led by DeLeon, once described by Latin music legend Tito Puente as β€œthe hottest and most innovative timbalero.” Ticket holders may enjoy a 6:30 p.m. salsa dance workshop led by instructor Mambo Marci. Presented in partnership with BombaRica and made possible in part by the National Association of Latino Arts and Culture (NALAC).

Price: $10 for AANM members; $15 for general public