SATURDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2021 AT 7 PM
Spanish Harlem Orchestra Concert @ The Monterey Conference Center
From $35 · Monterey Conference Center.
See ‘Salsa Caravan’ below!
Montuno Productions is happy to announce the Spanish Harlem Orchestra concert at the Monterey Conference Center, scheduled for Saturday, December 11, 2021.
The event will take place in the Serra Ballroom, the biggest space in the Monterey Conference Center. Ticket-buyers have the option of purchasing VIP (table seating at the very front of the room), Reserved (behind the VIP section), and General Admission tickets.
There will be a large dance floor in the middle of the ballroom! MP is also organizing a “SHO Salsa Caravan” from the San Francisco Bay Area.
The Monterey Conference Center is located at 1 Portola Plaza, Monterey, CA 93940.
Properties offering courtesy room blocks for concert attendees (while supplies last): Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa on Del Monte Golf Course (1.6 miles from Monterey Conference Center) – Discounted rate registration link; Embassy Suites by Hilton Monterey Bay Seaside (1.5 miles from Monterey Conference Center – Discounted rate registration link. Click here to purchase tickets online. For additional information, call (510) 586-3215.
‘Salsa Caravan’ service!
How to use ‘Salsa Caravan’!
Let’s go! So far we have dozens of Spanish Harlem Orchestra (SHO) fans in the San Francisco Bay Area planning to join the “Salsa Caravan” to Monterey to attend the concert at the Monterey Conference Center, scheduled for Saturday, December 11th.
Once you register, you’ll have access to an online private group where you’ll be able to connect with fellow Salsa Caravan members, some of whom will be driving solo, carpool, party or charter buses. However you plan to go, you’ll be able to connect with San Francisco Bay Area fans of SHO. You’ll also find useful information, including links to discounted hotel group rates (in Monterey) for those planning to spend the night or the weekend (December 11th).
Spanish Harlem Orchestra, the two-time Grammy winning Salsa and Latin Jazz band, sets the standard for excellence for authentic, New York style, hard core salsa. Live or recorded, it doesn’t get any better.
Whether a concert hall or an outdoor jazz festival, there is no easing you in, they are coming at you full force from start to finish. Their energy on stage, rich sound and musical precision leave audiences mesmerized until the last note is played. With an unwavering respect for the music’s rich history, thirteen world-class musicians and vocalists come together to create an unparalleled musical experience.
Now in its fifteenth year, SHO, as they are known to fans, is dedicated to the sounds of the barrio. Their music is characterized by the raw, organic and vintage sound defined by the genre. They are on a mission to keep the musical legacy of salsa dura “hard salsa” alive and expand its audience to those who love great music, not just Latin music. Grounded in the past, while focused on the future, they strive to keep the music relevant, while creating a unique and fresh approach.
With four albums, and as many Grammy nominations, this Latin Jazz powerhouse knows it is crucial to continually push themselves and raise the bar. They recently released their fifth album, featuring two of America’s great jazz icons, Chick Corea & saxophonist Joe Lovano. Oscar Hernandez and Spanish Harlem Orchestra continue to raise the bar of excellence in their music. http://www.spanishharlemorchestra.com