HW Pick: Havanna’s Harlem

205Direct from Havana, Orquesta Aragón, is one of Cuba’s grandest and most enduring charanga Bands.  The “Duke Ellington and Count Basie Orchestra of Cuban music,” is a national treasure on the island and have performed worldwide for over 60 years. Continue Reading →

I Remember 911: “I remember being on 116th Street and Lexington Avenue…”

I remember being on 116th Street and Lexington Avenue in East Harlem on September 11, 2001. A stranger and myself stood looking south down Lexington Avenue at the Twin Towers smoking. – Danny Tisdale Continue Reading →