Saturday March 26, 2016 @ 8PM

MARCH IS MUSIC 2016 series!

ABOUT The Steven Oquendo
Latin Jazz Orchestra

STEVEN OQUENDO LATIN JAZZ ORCHESTRA (SOLJO) – Formed in 2009, SOLJO is a 19-piece big band comprised of well-seasoned professional musicians hailed from the five boroughs of jazz-rich New York City and beyond. For more than five years, Oquendo and SOLJO have surprised and captivated audiences with their singular take on improvisation, fusion rhythms, and creative arrangements, spinning a 21st Century music for lovers of Afro Cuban and Latin Jazz, Salsa, and Palladium-era Mambo!


Steven Oquendo   Trumpet 1 (Leader)
Julie Acosta          Trumpet 2 (Coro)
Pete Nater             Trumpet 3
Jason Gaines        Trumpet 4
Tokunori Kajiwara Trombone 1
Homey Ramos      Trombone 2
Leonaldo Govin    Trombone
Al Acosta               Alto Sax 1
Alberto Toro          Alto Sax 2
Javier Olivencia    Tenor Sax 1
James Elmore       Tenor sax 2
Pete Miranda         Baritone Sax
Tony Castro           Piano
Ruben Rodriguez  Bass
Carly Maldonado  Congo
Papo Pepin            Bongo
Bobby Allende      Timbales
Quique Gonzalez  Vocals
Eddie Rosado        Vocals
Joe Conzo              Latin Music Historian (Narrator)

Tickets start at $15

for advance discount tickets!


Pregones Theater
575 Walton Avenue,
The Bronx NY 10451