Sparks fly and rhythms ignite as mambo and salsa bandleader and percussionist Tito Puente, Jr. brings a modern edge to the timeless music of his Latin heritage. On a journey to keep the musical legacy of his late father alive, this vibrant entertainer wows audiences with his unique musical style and passionate performance. Want to dance during the show? Request seats on Row AA!
Tito Jr. has found captive audiences who echo his passion. Crowds once lured to a venue by the father’s magic have returned to enjoy the son – participating once again in the high voltage celebration that takes place on stage.
While not totally jazz in his delivery, Tito Jr. has wowed the jazz festivals faithful across the country, among them the New Haven Jazz Festival, Houston Jazz Festival, Harlem Jazz Festival, and the Atlanta Jazz Festival. Tito, Jr. has appeared as a guest of the Dallas Symphony Pops, and will join the San Antonio Symphony for 3 concerts in their upcoming season.
When: Friday, September 25, 2015 – 8:30pm
Where: Ferst Center for the Arts – 350 Ferst Drive Northwest Atlanta, GA 30332 ( Directions )
Tickets: $51.00 / $36.00 / $26.00
For additional information, visit ferstcenter.gatech.edu or https://www.reverbnation.com/titopuentejrandhisorchestra