The Bronx Conexión is a driving 21-piece Latin-Jazz Big Band lead by NYC percussionist, composer/arranger, and educator – Victor Rendón. The ensemble, with its home base at Lehman College in the Bronx, brings a group of professional musicians with a wide variety of experience in the field. The Bronx Conexión keeps the tradition of Tito Puente, Machito, Mario Bauza, among others. The group has played at the Johnny Pacheco Latin Music & Jazz Festival and regularly performs various functions at Lehman College and elsewhere. The band has held a residency at the famed Nuyorican Poets Café since September 2014 playing every 2nd Tuesday of the month.