Latin Jazz Ensemble to Perform in ‘Por Primera Vez’ Dec. 9

November 27, 2012 4:52 pm Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

The Lehman Latin Jazz Ensemble will present “Por Primera Vez” on Sunday, December 9, at 2 p.m. in the Music Building’s Hearth Room, located on the third floor. The program will feature the music of Tito Puente, Perez Prado, J. J. Johnson, Tito Rodriguez and others. This event is free and open to the community.

In addition, the program will include a performance by vocalist Felix Otero, who will perform Simon Diaz’ “Caballo Viejo” and E. Calindo’s “Malagueña.” Two student singers—Wonkyeong Kim and Kevan Nieratka—will also make their debuts with the ensemble.

Co-directed by Victor Rendon and Armando Rodriguez, the Lehman Latin Jazz Ensemble includes students, alumni, faculty, staff and community members.

For more information, contact the Music Department at 718-960-8247,, or visit


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