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A History of Dominican Music in the U.S.
Ramona Hernandez, CUNY Research Foundation, City College

Grant details:

Collecting Dominican Music Memories (Public Lecture or Presentation)
Title: Collecting Dominican Music Memories
Abstract: The CUNY Dominican Studies Institute (CUNYDSI) and the Bronx Music Heritage Center (BMHC) will host an open house on Thursday, August 24, from 7pm to 9pm to record testimonies and photograph memorabilia about the history of Dominican music in New York City from active or retired Dominican composers, musicians, singers, dancers, promoters and Dominican music-lovers that have participated in the New York Dominican music scene during the last one-hundred years. All genres and manifestations of Dominican music are welcomed, from the most traditional ones to the most recent. The open house will be held at the Bronx Music Heritage Center, located at? 1303 Louis Niñé Boulevard in the Bronx. Admission is free, but space is limited, and registration is required; individuals or organizations can register at For more information on the open house, please contact CUNY DSI by phone at 212-650-7496 or by email at Those interested in bringing memorabilia but who are unable to make it to the open house may contact CUNY DSI Archivist Jessy Pérez directly at
Author: CUNY Dominican Studies Institute
Date: 08/24/2017
Location: Bronx Music Heritage Center
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