Music scene in Puerto Rico (February, 2018)

Interview with Jorge Andrés Ferreras


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Electricity has been largely restored in San Juan. Schools, hotels, restuarants and many arts and music venues have reopened. (The rest of the island is another story.)

In this call with Jorge Andrés Ferreras, guitarist with the Puerto Rico-based band “Sr. Langosta”, Jazz on the Tube gets an update on conditions in the capital and what you can do to help (cutting to the chase: visit!)

References

Up-to-date cultural calendar
https://www.facebook.com/dimelomio/

Santurce neighborhood
https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g147320-d148556-Reviews-Santurce-San_Juan_Puerto_Rico.html

El Boricua
https://www.facebook.com/elboricuarp/

El Local
https://www.facebook.com/ellocal.santurce/

Conservatory of Music of Puerto Rico
https://cmpr.edu
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Conservatory_of_Music_of_Puerto_Rico

– Ken McCarthy
Jazz on the Tube

Click here: The emergency in Puerto Rico is not over: How to help

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