07/12/12 By John Moultrie
Poncho Sanchez: Tito Puente in the First Row
iRockJazz video interview with percussionist and bandleader
The first time that Poncho Sanchez played at the Village Gate in New York, Tito Puente just happened to be sitting in the first seat of the venue. Puente was there that night to see if Sanchez and his band could play.