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Interview With Dr. Mariano Morales And Latin Grammy Awardee Néstor Torres

Puerto Rican artist Mariano Morales spoke with Raíces hostess Cristina Baccin about a special concert dedicated to the people of Puerto Rico. Latin Grammy Award-winning flutist Néstor Torres joined in the conversation from Barbados. Music as an empowering tool and the embrace that Puerto Rican music and culture offers are some of the topics of this joyful conversation. There will be a rare opportunity to enjoy the talent of  Puerto Rican and Cuban musicians, such as Yosmel Montejo, Josiel Perez, Camilo Quiñones & Arnaldo Acosta during three concerts in New Mexico: 

- Sunday, Oct. 14, 4:00pm (Lensic Performing Arts Center , 211 W. San Francisco St., Santa Fe, NM 87501)
- Thursday, Oct. 18, 7pm (The St. Francis Auditorium and The Santa Fe Symphony, 107 West Palace Ave., Santa Fe, NM 87501) 
- Friday, Oct. 19, 7:30pm (Outpost Performance Space, 210 Yale Blvd. SE, Albuquerque, NM).

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