Arts, Culture & Fun: Live Concert with Ray Mantilla
- 09 June 2018 18:00 - 20:00
- music concert
- J Hood Wright Park, 173rd St & Haven Ave, New York, NY 10033, USA.
- $ Ticket price starts from : FREE
Join us for a live outdoor concert with legendary conga player Ray Mantilla and his exciting quintet.
A professional percussionist for more than 60 years, Ray Mantilla has been the first-call conguero for everyone from Max Roach, Art Blakey and Charles Mingus to Ray Barretto, Herbie Mann and Tito Puente. All of his 14 albums as a leader have hit the jazz charts, including his latest, High Voltage.
Bring a blanket, a picnic and your dancing shoes!
Presented by the Jazz Foundation of America, with partial support from the National Endowment for the Arts, New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.