From Mambo to Hip Hop -THE EXHIBIT
6:30-8:30 p.m., Friday, December 5
The Point CDC
542 Garrison Avenue (at the corner of Manida), Hunts Point
Featuring DJ Grandmaster Caz of the Cold Crush Brothers
And the premiere of the "From Mambo to Hip Hop" rap by Roberto Sanabria
A photographic exhibit featuring the works of Bronx photographers Joe Conzo Jr., Francisco Reyes, Tom Pich, and Carlos Ortíz, as well as hip hop documentarians Martha Cooper and Henry Chalfant. The photos convey images of the Bronx, its Latin music history and the origins of hip hop.
A screening of the ALMA award winning documentary, "From Mambo to Hip Hop: A South Bronx Tale." Refreshments will be served.
For more information, (212) 529-1955, Ext 305 or 306.
source: City Lore