The Bronx Conexión is a driving 20-piece Latin-Jazz Big Band lead by percussionist, composer/arranger, and educator - Victor Rendón. The ensemble brings a group of veteran 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 performed at Lehman College, Hamilton College, the Johnny Pacheco Latin Music & Jazz Festival, Hartford Jazz Festival, among others.
The band’s strength and identity lie within its contemporary original compositions and arrangements by various members in the band.
In 2016, the band released its debut CD, “True Flight”. The band’s second CD titled “Mambo Boulevard” is scheduled to be released in April, 2021.