Past Event

Machito and Mario: The Roots of Afro-Cuban Jazz

Join eminent Latin Jazz scholars Rene Lopez, Joe Conzo, and Dr. Paul Austerlitz for an in-depth discussion of Machito and Mario Bauza, who are featured in our new exhibit Machito and Mario: The Roots of Afro-Cuban Jazz at The National Jazz Museum in Harlem.

The evening will include special guests, Machito’ son, Mario Grillo and a performance by Cuban pianist Emilio Morales.

The exhibition will open at The Bronx Museum of the Arts on Tuesday, September 11th. For more information on the exhibition visit