Hostos Events

This free seminar series, presented by Continuing Education & Workforce Development, highlights the music pioneers and their impact on the history of Latin music and jazz. Learn about musicians and artists such as Graciela, Celia Cruz, Olga Guillot, Machito, Tito Rodríguez, Tito Puente and the many more who helped create and influence the music from the 1930s through today. Film, video, and music clips will add to the learning experience, and special musical guests will periodically attend throughout. Hosted by Joe Conzo Sr., the noted music historian, producer, and author of Mambo Diablo: My Journey with Tito Puente.