Eddie Palmieri at Jazz at Lincoln Center

Celebrating over five decades as a salsa and Latin jazz orchestra bandleader and pianist, Eddie Palmieri, dubbed the "Latin Thelonious Monk, " performs for the first time at Frederick P. Rose Hall, home of Jazz at Lincoln Center on February 6 & 7, 2009 .

For these special concerts, the nine-time GRAMMY winner leads a 10-piece La Perfecta II Orchestra to re-define the historic arrangements of Palmieri's most notable compositions and the folkloric music of his beloved Puerto Rico.

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