Performance Sunday, January 20, 2013 | 2 PM

Carnegie Hall Family Concert: Mambo Mania

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
Join the Mambo Mania at Carnegie Hall! Eguie Castrillo, his orchestra, and special guest Gilberto Santa Rosa celebrate the passion and joy of mambo music and dance, transporting you and your family to the Caribbean.


  • Eguie Castrillo, Timbales and Leader
  • Dancers from the Masacote Dance Company
  • Claudette Sierra, Host
  • with Special Guest:
    Gilberto Santa Rosa, Vocalist

    Victor M. Mairena and Jesus Pagan, Vocals
    Jorge Castro and Daryl Lowery, Alto Saxophone
    Carlos Averhoff Jr. and Janusz Kowalski, Tenor Saxophone
    Tim Mayer, Baritone Saxophone
    Peter Nater, Humberto Ramirez, Manuel Ruiz, and John Walsh, Trumpet
    Sam Burtis, Jose A. Cruz, and Reynaldo Jorge, Trombone
    Arturo Ortiz, Piano
    Oskar Cartaya, Bass
    Marcos Lopez, Congas
    Marcos Torres, Bongos


  • PUENTE "Para los Rumberos"
  • RAY SANTOS "Caribe" (arr. Humberto Ramirez)
  • HORACE SILVER "Yeah!" (arr. Jose Madera)
  • MORALES "Rumbantela" (arr. Jose Madera)
  • ROBERTO YANES "Te Desafio" (arr. Tito Puente)
  • ROGELIO MARTINEZ "Sun Sun Babae"
  • PUENTE "El Rey del Timbal"
  • PUENTE "Oye Como Va" (arr. Humberto Ramirez)


Pre-concert activities will take place one hour before each performance and are free to all ticket holders.
Thanks to New York City Department of Homeless Services for supporting young fathers and their families at this concert.
Lead support for Carnegie Hall Family Concerts is provided by The Irene Diamond Fund.

Carnegie Hall Family Concerts are also made possible, in part, by endowment gifts from The Irene Diamond Fund, Mr. and Mrs. Lester S. Morse Jr., and the Henry and Lucy Moses Fund.