Latin Music in New York City

Latin music is Classical, Opera, and Flamenco.
It’s BachataCumbiaMariachi, MerengueSamba, and Tango.
It’s Jazz, Rock, PopBossa NovaSalsa, Hip-HopReggaeton, and more.

38th Paul Winter’s Winter Solstice Celebration 2017

Cathedral of St. John the Divine
1047 Amsterdam Ave
between 110th & 113th St
Morningside Heights, Manhattan
Thursday – Saturday,
December 14 – 16, 2017

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra Big Band Holidays

Jazz at Lincoln Center
Time Warner Center
10 Columbus Circle
Lincoln Square
Wednesday – Sunday
December 13 – 17, 2017

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Holiday Sing

The DiMenna Center for Classical Music
450 West 37th St
between Ninth & Tenth Ave
Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan
Friday, December 15, 2017

‘Le Nozze di Figaro’ (Marriage of Figaro) is a day in a Spanish house

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
December – January
Friday, December 15, 2017

‘The Merry Widow’ is Lehár’s Rom-Com Opera

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
December – January
OPENING
Saturday, December 16, 2017

Gerardo Contino y Los Habaneros is NYC’s best Cuban Salsa dance band

BB King Blues Club
237 West 42nd St
between Seventh & Eighth Ave
Midtown, Manhattan
Saturday, December 16, 2017

‘Norma’ is Bellini’s bel canto Italian opera masterpiece

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
September – December, 2017
Monday, December 11, 2017

Chris Botti is America’s top-selling instrumental artist

Blue Note
131 West 3rd St
between MacDougal & Sixth Ave
Greenwich Village
Monday, December 11, 2017 – Sunday, January 7, 2018

Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks are Hot Jazz

Iguana New York
240 West 54th St
between Seventh & Eighth Ave
Midtown, Manhattan
Monday, December 11, 2017

Hansel and Gretel

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
December – January
OPENING
Monday, December 18, 2017

Pedrito Martinez is the world’s first-call Cuban rumbero

B.B. King Blues Club
237 West 42nd St
between Seventh & Eighth Ave
Midtown, Manhattan
Thursday, December 21, 2017

Carlos Henriquez is the Latin side of Jazz

Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola
Jazz at Lincoln Center
Time Warner Center
Lincoln Square, Manhattan
~
New Year’s Eve with Paquito d’Rivera & Carlos Henriquez
Sunday, December 31, 2017
~
The Latin Side of Dizzy
Tuesday – Saturday
December 26 – 30, 2017

Eddie Palmieri is a living legend of Latin Jazz

B.B. King Blues Club
237 West 42nd St
between Seventh & Eighth Ave
Midtown, Manhattan
Thursday, December 28, 2017

Isabel Leonard to sing Cherubino in Met Opera’s ‘Le Nozze di Figaro’

Metropolitan Opera
Lincoln Center
Friday, December 29, 2017

Nadine Sierra is the Face of Opera’s New Generation

Susana in ‘Le Nozze di Figaro’
Metropolitan Opera
Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
December 29 – January 19
SIERRA’S OPENING
Friday, December 29, 2017

Paquito D’Rivera is a Cuban Jazz and Classical music legend

Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola
Jazz at Lincoln Center
Time Warner Center
Lincoln Square, Manhattan
New Year’s Eve with Paquito d’Rivera & Carlos Henriquez
Sunday, December 31, 2017

Winter JazzFest 2018 Jazz marathon

Greenwich Village Nightclubs
January 5-10, 2018

Pedro Giraudo is NYC’s busiest Argentine Tango Jazz leader

Terraza 7
40-19 Gleane St
near Roosevelt Ave
Elmhurst / Jackson Heights, Queens
Thursday, January 11, 2018

New York Philharmonic ‘Tchaikovsky, La Mer & Salonen’

David Geffen Hall
Lincoln Center
Thursday – Saturday
January 11 – 13, 2018

Buika ‘Para Mi’ Grammy nominee

~ Best World Music Album
60th Grammy Awards (2018)
Madison Square Garden
4 Pennsylvania Plaza
Front entrance Seventh Ave
at 32nd St Chelsea, Manhattan
Sunday, January 28, 2018

APAP NYC Association of Performing Arts Presenters

Conference with music showcases all over town
January 12-16, 2018

Shakira ‘El Dorado’ Grammy nominee

~ Best Latin Pop Album
60th Grammy Awards (2018)
Madison Square Garden
4 Pennsylvania Plaza
Front entrance Seventh Ave
at 32nd St, Chelsea, Manhattan
Sunday, January 28, 2018
~
Madison Square Garden
4 Pennsylvania Plaza
Front entrance Seventh Ave
at 32nd St, Chelsea, Manhattan
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Miguel Zenón ‘Típico’ Grammy nominee

~ Best Latin Jazz Album
60th Grammy Awards (2018)
Madison Square Garden
4 Pennsylvania Plaza
Front entrance Seventh Ave
at 32nd St Chelsea, Manhattan
Sunday, January 28, 2018

Gilberto Santa Rosa “El Caballero de la Salsa” celebrates 40 years on stage

Radio City Music Hall
1260 Sixth Avenue
between 50th & 51st St
Midtown, Manhattan
Saturday, February 3, 2018

‘Madama Butterfly’ is Puccini’s Italian opera about multicultural love

Metropolitan Opera
Lincoln Center
October – November
Thursday, February 22, 2017

‘La Bohème’ is Giacomo Puccini’s Italian opera about bohemian life in Paris

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
October – March
Friday, February 16, 2018

‘Turandot’ is Puccini’s Italian opera in which love conquers ancient China

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
October 2017 – April 2018
Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Nilko Andreas world-Classical guitar and sweaty Rumba Flamenco Pop

Carnegie Hall
57th at Seventh Ave
Midtown, Manhattan
Monday, April 2, 2018

Osvaldo Fresedo had a long career making melodic Tangos like “Vida Mía”

Celebrate the Argentine bandoneon player, composer, and Tango orchestra leader’s birth in Buenos Aires on May 5, 1897

Concerts in the Parks by the New York Philharmonic

Free outdoor concerts
Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx, Staten Island
June 13-18, 2017

Blue Note Jazz Festival 2017

Brings great Latin artists to Subrosa in the Meatpacking District and the Blue Note in Greenwich Village, June 1-30, 2017

Lincoln Center Out of Doors 2018 free music, dance and spoken word

Damrosch Park & Hearst Plaza
Lincoln Center
July and August 2018

Harlem Havana 2017 celebrates Afro-Cuban music and culture

Harlem
August 12-23, 2017

Dizzy Gillespie is one of the fathers of Bebop, Modern Jazz, and Latin Jazz

John Birks Gillespie was born in Cheraw, South Carolina on October 21, 1917

Celia Cruz is the Queen of Salsa and Latin music ¡Azúcar!

Born in Havana, Cuba
October 21, 1925
Sunday, October 21, 2018

Lincoln Center White Light Festival 2017 explores the art of spirituality

Lincoln Center and venues across Manhattan
October 18 – November 15, 2017

Celebrate Mexico Now 2017 contemporary Mexican culture in the world

Venues in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx
October 14 – 22, 2017

‘Thaïs’ stars Ailyn Pérez in Massenet’s tale of sensual ancient Egypt

Metropolitan Opera
Lincoln Center
November – December
CLOSES
Saturday, December 2, 2017

Bulla en el Barrio is Colombian Bullerengue of Palenque of San Basilio

With Moroccan singers Innov Gnawa
C’mon Everybody
325 Franklin Ave at Clifton Place
Bed-Stuy Brooklyn
Friday, November 3, 2017

Ismael Miranda “El Niño Bonito de la Salsa” is a FANIA All-Star legend

La Salsa Vive 2017
Madison Square Garden
Chelsea, Manhattan
Friday, November 10, 2017

Mariah Carey All I Want for Christmas is You

Beacon Theatre
2124 Broadway
between 74th & 75th
Upper West Side, Manhattan
Monday – Tuesday
December 4 – 5, 2017

Andrea Bocelli is classical pop crossover

Multi-Grammy nominated
Italian crossover tenor
Madison Square Garden
Wednesday-Thursday
December 13-14, 2017

Eliane Elias ‘Dance of Time’ 2017 Latin Grammy “Best Latin Jazz Album”

Birdland
315 West 44th St
between Eighth & Ninth Ave
Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan
Tuesday – Saturday
December 5 – 9, 2017

Nicky Jam ‘Fénix’, ‘El Amante’ 2017 Latin Grammy nominee

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
Thursday, November 23, 2017

Elio Villafranca is the Latin Jazz composer of the African diaspora

Nuevo Jazz Latino
Jazz at Lincoln Center
Appel Room
Broadway at 60th St
Lincoln Square
Friday – Saturday
November 3 – 4, 2017

Luis Fonsi ‘Despacito’ Grammy nominee

~ Record of the Year
~ Song of the Year
~ Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
60th Grammy Awards (2018)
Madison Square Garden
4 Pennsylvania Plaza
Front entrance Seventh Ave
at 32nd St Chelsea, Manhattan
Sunday, January 28, 2018

Lady Gaga ‘Million Reasons’ Grammy nominee

~ Best Pop Solo Performance
~ Best Pop Vocal Album
60th Grammy Awards (2018)
Madison Square Garden
4 Pennsylvania Plaza
Front entrance Seventh Ave
at 32nd St Chelsea, Manhattan
Sunday, January 28, 2018

La India is the Princess of Salsa

La Salsa Vive 2017
Madison Square Garden
Chelsea, Manhattan
Friday, November 10, 2017

Jordi Savall ‘Les Routes de L’Esclavage’ Grammy nominee

~ Best Classical Compendium
60th Grammy Awards (2018)
Madison Square Garden
4 Pennsylvania Plaza
Front entrance Seventh Ave
at 32nd St Chelsea, Manhattan
Sunday, January 28, 2018

Mariachi Flor de Toloache ‘Las Caras Lindas’ wins 2017 Latin Grammy

Best Ranchero / Mariachi Album

Maluma ‘Felices Los 4’, ‘Vente Pa’ Ca’ 2017 Latin Grammy nominee

RECORD OF THE YEAR
‘Felices Los 4′, ‘Vente Pa’ Ca’, ‘Chantaje’
SONG OF THE YEAR
‘Chantaje’, ‘Felices Los 4’, ‘Vente Pa’ Ca’

Mercedes Peón Ancient and Contemporary Songs of Galicia, Spain

The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue
between 34th & 35th St
Murray Hill, Manhattan
Friday, December 8, 2017

Tito Rojas “El Gallo Salsero”

La Salsa Vive 2017
Madison Square Garden
Chelsea, Manhattan
Friday, November 10, 2017

Grupo Niche is classic Colombian Salsa for Cali Pachangueros

With Willy Chirino
New Jersey Performing Arts Center
Newark, New Jersey
Saturday, November 11, 2017

The Magic Flute

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
November – December
FINAL PERFORMANCE
Saturday, December 9, 2017

Bomba Estéreo ‘Ayo’ Grammy nominee

~ Best Latin Rock, Urban or Alternative Album
60th Grammy Awards (2018)
Madison Square Garden
4 Pennsylvania Plaza
Front entrance Seventh Ave
at 32nd St Chelsea, Manhattan
Sunday, January 28, 2018

Edmar Castaneda is the Chick Corea of the Andean Harp

The Hiromi Duet
NJPAC Victoria Theater
Newark, New Jersey
Sunday, November 5, 2017

‘The Exterminating Angel’ is surrealist Luis Buñuel’s Hotel California

Metropolitan Opera
Lincoln Center
October – November
CLOSING NIGHT
Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Arturo O’Farrill ‘Three Revolutions’ Grammy nominee

~ Best Instrumental Composition
60th Grammy Awards (2018)
Madison Square Garden
4 Pennsylvania Plaza
Front entrance Seventh Ave
at 32nd St Chelsea, Manhattan
Sunday, January 28, 2018

James Levine conducts Verdi’s ‘Requiem’

Metropolitan Opera
Lincoln Center
November – December
FINAL PERFORMANCE
Saturday, December 2, 2017

Marc Anthony For Babies wins 2017 Latin Grammy

Best Latin Children’s Album

Septeto Santiaguero ‘Raíz’ 2017 Latin Grammy nominee

Best Traditional Tropical Album

Ricardo Arjona ‘Ella’ 2017 Latin Grammy nominee

Song of the Year

Juan Gabriel ‘Vestido De Etiqueta Por Eduardo Magallanes’

2017 Latin Grammy Nominee
Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

Vicente Amigo ‘Memoria De Los Sentidos’ Grammy nominee

~ Best World Music Album
60th Grammy Awards (2018)
Madison Square Garden
4 Pennsylvania Plaza
Front entrance Seventh Ave
at 32nd St Chelsea, Manhattan
Sunday, January 28, 2018

Carlos Gardel is the icon of Argentine Tango and was the second Latin idol

December 11, 1890
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

La Salsa Vive puts Salsa legends from the 1970s and 1980s back on stage

Madison Square Garden
Chelsea, Manhattan
On Sale April 14, 2017
Concert
Friday, November 10, 2017

Willie Colón Asalto Navideño Christmas concert

Lehman Center
250 Bedford Park Blvd W
Lehman College
Jerome Park, The Bronx
Saturday, December 9, 2017

Rodrigo y Gabriela ‘Tenth Anniversary Tour’ Mexican Rumba Flamenco

The Space at Westbury
Westbury, Long Island
Thursday, November 9, 2017

Mariza is the heir to the Queen of Fado

City Winery
155 Varick St at Vandam
Hudson Square (West SoHo)
Monday, November 13, 2017

Los Cafres ‘Alas canciones’ 2017 Latin Grammy nominee

Best Engineered Album

Daddy Yankee ‘Despacito’ Grammy nominee

~ Record of the Year
~ Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
60th Grammy Awards (2018)
Madison Square Garden
4 Pennsylvania Plaza
Front entrance Seventh Ave
at 32nd St Chelsea, Manhattan
Sunday, January 28, 2018

18th Latin Grammy Awards 2017 Nominees & Winners

MGM Grand Garden Arena
Las Vegas, Nevada / Univision
Thursday, November 16, 2017

Metropolitan Opera 2017-18 Season brings 25 works and five new productions

Season premiere
New production of Bellini’s Italian opera Norma
Monday, September 25, 2017

Ludovico Einaudi is a true Classical music Pop Star

Beacon Theatre
2124 Broadway
between 74th & 75th St
Upper West Side, Manhattan
Monday, October 30, 2017

Jerry Rivera ‘Cara de Niño’

St. George Theatre
35 Hyatt St
St. George, Staten Island
Saturday, September 30, 2017

Ana Gabriel from Mexican Rancheras to Latin Pop

Madison Square Garden
The Theater
Chelsea, Manhattan
Sunday, October 29, 2017

Les Contes d’Hoffmann is French comic opera at the Metropolitan Opera

Metropolitan Opera House Lincoln Center
September – October 2017
LAST SHOW THIS SEASON
Saturday, October 28, 2017

Seu Jorge, Samba legend, channels David Bowie in ‘The Life Aquatic’

Beacon Theatre
2124 Broadway
Upper West Side
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

‘Tony Bennett Celebrates 90’ Grammy nominee

~ Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
60th Grammy Awards (2018)
Madison Square Garden
4 Pennsylvania Plaza
Front entrance Seventh Ave
at 32nd St Chelsea, Manhattan
Sunday, January 28, 2018

Grupo Rebolú is Afro-Colombian Caribbean dance music

ColombiaFest IV
Penn Plaza Pavilion
401 Seventh Ave at 33rd St
Chelsea, Manhattan
Saturday – Sunday
October 21 – 22, 2017

Paco Peña is a traditional Flamenco guitar legend

92nd Street Y
1395 Lexington Ave at 92nd St
Saturday, October 21, 2017

‘Die Zauberflöte’ is Mozart’s Magic Flute

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
September 27 – October 14
FINAL PERFORMANCE
Saturday, October 14, 2017

Paco de Lucía Project by Javier Limón

World Music Institute
Symphony Space
2537 Broadway
Upper West Side
Saturday, October 14, 2017

Javier Limón is a Spanish Flamenco institution

Paco de Lucía Project
Symphony Space
2537 Broadway
Upper West Side
Saturday, October 14, 2017

Enrique Iglesias is the King of Latin Pop

The Enrique Iglesias & Pitbull LIVE! tour
Prudential Center
25 Lafayette St
Newark, New Jersey
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Miel San Marcos “Pentacóstes Tour” is Recording a Live Album

Madison Square Garden
Chelsea, Manhattan
Saturday, September 2, 2017

Los Crema Paraiso is a great Venezuelan Psychedelic Rock band

SOB’s
204 Varick St
Hudson Square / SoHo
Saturday, September 2, 2017

SummerStage 2017 free concerts in NYC parks

Latin artists June 21 – September 10, 2017

El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico is the most popular Salsa band ever

Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk
3052 West 21st St
Coney Island, Brooklyn
Sunday, September 3, 2017

Alex Sensation is New York City’s top Hispanic DJ

97.9 FM Monday-Saturday
Mega Summer Concert
Madison Square Garden
Thursday & Saturday
August 24 & 26, 2017

LAMC 2017 Latin Alternative Music Conference

Rock en Español industry conference and showcases
July 11-15, 2017

Axel Tosca Laugart, Jazz-Timba-Funk

Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola
Jazz at Lincoln Center
10 Columbus Circle
Upper West Side
Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Brasil Summerfest 2018 is the biggest Brazilian music festival outside Brazil

August 2018

Gloria Trevi is the Mexican Madonna

Madison Square Garden
Saturday, August 12, 2017

Hot new Reggaeton singer Ozuna brings his ODISEA Tour to the United Palace

United Palace Theater
Washington Heights
Friday-Saturday
July 28-29, 2017

Los Van Van is Cuba’s original Rock and Roll Band

Special guests Vanessa Formell and Pedrito Calvo (original singer)
Lehman Center
250 Bedford Park Blvd W,
The Bronx
Saturday, August 26, 2017

Gregorio Uribe releases Cuba-inspired single Salomé

New single Salomé
Friday, July 28, 2017

Forro in the Dark is a Brazil Party

Brasil Summerfest
Brooklyn Public Library
Prospect Park
Wednesday, August 9, 2017


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