MCLA Presents! Pedrito Martinez
The Pedrito Martinez Group
Co-Presented with LAS, the MCLA Multicultural Center, SAC, and other MCLA Clubs
Saturday, September 15, 2012 - 3:00pm
Rain site: MCLA Venable Gymnasium

Fall semester at MCLA kicks off with Cuban percussionist Pedrito Martinez and his highly successful, Afro-Cuban/Afro-Beat band. Born in Havana, Cuba, Martinez is a world-class conga player, singer, and bandleader. He has toured with artists such as the Dave Matthews Band, Willie Nelson, and Ray Charles. Deeply Rooted in Afro-Cuban Rumba tradition, The Pedrito Martinez Group will bring a new mix of music to MCLA's campus with bata rhythms and vocal chants of the music of Yoruba and Santeria.
Opener Swanky Sound.
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