San Francisco Public Library

American Sabor: Latinos In U.S. Popular Music

8/27/11 - 11/13/2011

Main Library

Skylight Gallery - 6th Floor

100 Larkin St.

Exhibition presents the musical contributions of U.S. Latinos from the 1940s to the present, exploring the social history and individual creativity that produced stars like Tito Puente, Ritchie Valens, Celia Cruz, Carlos Santana and Selena. “American Sabor” was created by Experience Music Project and organized for travel by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service. The exhibition, its national tour and related programs are made possible by Ford Motor Company Fund.

Learn more about the exhibition, listen to interviews with renowned Latin musicians, develop your own playlist and read about related Library programs on the Sabor blog at:

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