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In Conversation: On New York and the International Sound of Latin Music, 1940-1990
Tuesday, November 16, 2021 @ 12:00 pm
In New York and the International Sound of Latin Music, 1940-1990, scholar, educator, composer, arranger, and Grammy-nominated musician Benjamin Lapidus examines how New York City became a hub for transnational Latin music – and set the standards for the study, creation, performance, and innovation of the genre. Moderated by Felix Contreras is co-creator and host of Alt.Latino, NPR’s pioneering radio show and podcast celebrating Latin music and culture.