Friday, April 15, 2011

MUSIC/ April 15 - 26

April 15 (8pm) Laura Dunn at CSVJoin Laura Dunn and the Ghosts of Xmas Past for a release party of their new album "The Dreamkeeper and a Gun". At the Clemente Soto Velez Center, 107 Suffolk Street, between Delancey and Rivington Streets. Tickets are $5. For more information click here.

April 16 (9 -11 pm) Fernando Otero Quintet. Featuring Juan Pablo Jofre, bandoneon; Pablo Aslan, double bass; Martin Moretto: guitar; Mauro Satalino, drums; and Fernando Otero, piano and compositions. At Nublu, 62 Avenue C, Manhattan. For more information, click here.

April 16 (10pm) Septeto Nacional Ignacio Piñeiro de Cuba. The tradtional formation from Cuba plays pre-revolution dance music with a suavecito swagger. Tickets $38-48. At Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall, 881 7th Avenue. For more information click here.

April 16 (8 pm) Zack Glass and Rubén Gonzalez. Featuring a vast set of influences from Latin American rhythms and genres, to jazz and rock. At El Taller Latinoamericano, 2710 Broadway. For more information click here.

April 16 (8pm) Salsa: Orquesta Guyacán. Featuring special guest Johnny Ray. At The Lehman Center, 250 Bedford Park Blvd., Bronx. Tickets are $45-60. For more information, click here.

April 17 (8 pm) A Night of Flamenco. Featuring guitarist Pedro Cortes and Saray Muñoz, one of the most admired younger flamenco singers in Spain. At El Taller Latinoamericano, 2710 Broadway. For more information click here

April 17 (9pm) Chico O'Farrill Afro-Cuban Jazz Orchestra. At Birdland, 315 West 44th Street Between 8th and 9th Avenues. For more information, click here.

April 20 (8pm) Grupo Irek. Fusing sounds of Cuba and New York City. At Havana Central, 2911 Broadway (between 113th and 114th). For more information click here.

April 21 (8-11 pm) Quince Vocal Ensemble. A performance of Ravi Kittappa's two-part work "Decantations", featuring musicians Carlos Cordeiro, Luis Ianes, and Daniel Reyes Llinás. At the Gershwin Hotel, 7 East 27th Street. For more information click here

April 22 (10pm) Jerry Hernandez y La Orquesta Dee Jay. Check out one of the most swinging latin bands in the industry. At S.O.B.s, 45 Varick Street. For more information click here

April 23 (8pm) Pablo Ziegler at Symphony Space. Astor Piazzolla's former pianist examines Latin rhythms and tango. At Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway at 95th Street. Tickets are $38; under age 30, $15. To buy tickets or for more information,  click here.

April 26 (9:30 pm) Urban Trio Tango. Featuring Octavio Brunetti, piano; Machiko Ozawa, violin; and composer/arranger Pedro Giraudo on bass. At Joe's Pub, 425 Lafayette Street. For more information, click here.


¡Sí Cuba! Festival. A New York celebration of Cuban arts and culture. Running at different venues through June 16. For tickets and schedule of events, click here.

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  1. Thank you very much for posting Havana Central's Live Music with Grupo Irek! We would love for you to stay connected with us for future events, contests and promotions!!

    Warm Regards,

    Havana Central Restaurants

  2. You are welcome! Contact us anytime,

    All the best,

    Claudio I.Remeseira

  3. Hey are you guys planning to do more such events in the near future, cause we had a nice time to it last time the event took place.



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