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December Bronx Rising! Parranda con Paranda: A Puerto Rican & Garifuna Holiday Celebration

December 17, 2016 @ 7:00 pm

Celebrate the holiday season at the Bronx Music Heritage Center (BMHC) with holiday traditions from two of the Bronx’s distinct Latino communities: Puerto Rican and Garifuna. Puerto Rican communities bring in the holidays with the cuernos tradition and vejigante masks, and Garifuna communities do it with charikanari and piamanadi traditions. This event features music by Lucy Blanco, James Lovell, Jorge Vasquez, Felix Gamboa, multi-Grammy nominated percussionist Bobby Sanabria, and many others!

Food for sale by Melissa Pan and Yalisza Bakes!


December 17, 2016
7:00 pm
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Bronx Music Heritage Center Lab
1303 Louis Nine Blvd.
Bronx, New York 10459

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