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June 7, 2015  6:00PM
Salsa Sunday: Pedrito Martinez, Monolo Mairena, & Willy Torres
Doors: 6PM
Show: 7:30PM

Pedrito Martinez former vocalist of Los Munequitos de Matanzas, founding member of the highly successful, Afro-Cuban/Afro-Beat band, Yerba Buena & Grammy nominee in 2013 with his Pedrito Martinez Group. Pedrito Martinez has also received the Thelonius Monk Award-first place, for Afro-Latin Hand Percussion in 2000; The Sphinx Medal of Excellence, 2014; The Jazz Journalists Association “Percussionist of the Year”, 2014; Modern Drummer Readers Poll #1 “Percussionist of the Year”, 2014, Downbeat Magazine’s one of the “80 Coolest Things in Jazz Today,” July 2014.

Manolo Mairena originally hails from Costa Rica. Grammy nominated in 2008 as singer for La Clave Secreta. Most recently recorded his debut CD release, Mi Oportunidad. Blending old school and hard core salsa with a strong influence of Afro-Cuban contemporary music the stage is set for a dance fest. Mairena is active on the Boston scene, having played with La Clave Secreta, Mango Blue, Balaton, and others.

Willy Torres has won 3 Grammys as vocalist for Spanish Harlem Orchestra and most recently in 2014 won a Grammy with The Pacific Mambo Orchestra. Nominated 9 times, he was given the name "El Sonero Del Mundo" by The Miami Salsa Congress and he is ready to release his 3rd album in 2015 "On Another Path"

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