March 25, 2017 at 8:00pm – 11:00pm
Andy Montañez and Charlie Aponte, two living salsa legends will shine on Lehman stage with their vast repertoire, including songs favored by the public such as “Un Verano en New York” and “No hay cama pa’ tanta Gente”.
These Puerto Ricans stars are multi-faceted artists recognized worldwide, not only as one of the best and most influential singers in the history of salsa, but also as international celebrities known for their performances with “El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico.”
Montanez, during his 15-year tenure (1962-1976) as a lead vocalist of “El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico” produced over 37 albums twhich included such hit songs as “Hojas Blancas”, “Un Verano en Nueva York”, “El Barbero Loco”, “Ponme el Alcoholado Juana”, “El Swing”, “Julia”, Las Hojas Blancas and “Vagabundo”.
Aponte, in 1973 when, following the departure of Pellín Rodriguez joined the “Mulatos del Sabor”. He has contributed vocals and displayed his ability as sonero on such hits as “Brujería”, “Amor Brutal”, “La Loma del Tamarindo”, “Compañera Mía”, “No hay cama pa’ tanta Gente”.
With over five hundred concerts worldwide their international careers span more than five decades.
Cost: $100* Reception and VIP Seating; $65, $55 and $50
Contact: Lehman Center for the Performing Arts
Lehman Center for the Performing Arts
250 Bedford Park Blvd West
Bronx NY 10468 US