EL GIGANTE DE LA SALSA
TICKETS: $60, $55, $45
Lehman Center for the Performing Arts continues its spectacular 36th Anniversary Season and it celebrates with THE RETURN, by Popular demand, of Salsa Superstar Oscar D’León.
Oscar D’León “EL GIGANTE DE LA SALSA” is back after six years to perform at La Casa de La Salsa Lehman Center with his unique swing, vibrant, and contagious performance that will move the crowd.
The red velvet curtains will come up from the stage, on Saturday, May 7th 2016, for a special and memorable night of Oscar’s energetic hits: Mi Bajo y Yo, Detalles, Yo Quisiera, Sientate Ahi, Hechicera, Taboga, Calculadora and many more of your favorite songs will make an electrifying night to remember. This exclusive concert it anticipates to be a sold out event. You won’t want to miss it! Be sure to get you seat in advance.
A skill at improvisation is combined with a highly textured vocal tone by Venezuela-born Oscar D’León. A top-ranked performer in his homeland and throughout the world. A joy for entertaining has been a constant thread throughout D’León’s career. Influenced by Cuban musicians including Beny Moré and la Sonora Mantacera and by New York-based Latin performers including Eddie Palmieri and Willie Colón he taught himself to play bass by listening and playing along to records.
“Salsa legend, Oscar D’León took to the stage at Lehman Center for the Performing Arts in the Bronx for the very first time, and roared with a fiery performance in front of a packed, mature, Latino crowd, Saturday night” – Examiner
*Program Subject to Change