Dance Theatre: Afro-Latin Immersion | Creative Team Member

“Monstrito” Percussionist started playing at a very young age and since then has never stopped the interest of playing professionally. Abrantes has played in many venues such as Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts MidSummer Night Swing event, Summerstage NYC, Carnegie Hall, and even outside of the United States in places like the French Caribbean, and Paris, France to name a few. Today, Abrantes plays with many artists including eight time Grammy Nominee Bobby Sanabria with his Multiverse Big Band on Congas, four time Grammy Award winning Singer Willy Torres y su Orquesta, Chris Washburne and The SYOTOS Band, Musical Director in Bombazo Dance Co directed by Milteri Tucker Concepcion and Abrantes is also a leader himself, of his own band…Oreste “Kidd Ore” Abrantes Jr Y Su Orquesta!