- 04/28/2017

WBAI's Con Sabor Latino and Montuneando con Marysol Present: UP CLOSE and PERSONAL with EDDIE PALMIERI !

Join WBAI 99.5FM in New York for an EXCLUSIVE HISTORIC Interview with NEA Jazz Master and 10-Time Grammy Winner Eddie Palmieri!

On Sunday June 4, 2017 we welcome music icon Eddie Palmieri and his lifelong friend, musicologist Rene Lopez to the Brooklyn Commons for an intimate afternoon celebrating the 80th birthday of the Sun of Latin Music. 

Together we will trace Mr. Palmieri’s musical trajectory spanning six decades, play some of his most treasured recordings and compositions, and discuss what is next for the living legend, both creatively and personally.

To reserve your seat become a BAI Buddy for one year at a minimum of $10 a month! Seats are limited, so don’t miss the opportunity to sit in the same room and experience Eddie Palmieri up close and personal.  Be prepared to laugh and dance in your seats as you are treated to his excellent sense of humor coupled with his prolific discography.

It all happens LIVE on Sunday, June 4, 2017 from 2PM – 6PM in the Brooklyn Commons Café located at 388 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217.  Doors open at 1pm.  This afternoon chat will air simultaneously on WBAI 99.5 FM and via live audio stream online at www.wbai.org

For more information email host/producer Marysol Cerdeira: Marysol@wbai.org

Make sure to sign up to be a BAI Buddy "in the name of CON SABOR LATINO" between May 9 and June 4 by going online HERE or to get operator assistance signing up by calling: (516) 620 3602.

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