The Last Mambo

The Last Mambo Community Screening Event
Join us October 18, 8pm at the California Jazz Conservatory for a special community screening event!


1985  John Santos forms the Afro-Cuban Jazz Ensemble which later became John Santos and the Machete Ensemble.  Their groundbreaking original compositions and powerful arrangement blending jazz, folkloric, and dance idioms  and created,  enthusiastic following in the Bay Area and all over the world.  

See John Santos and Machete Ensemble cut loose at the Oakland Coliseum in 1990.

John Santos & The Machete Ensemble - Jazz Ensemble Recorded Live: 6/30/1990 - Oakland Coliseum Stadium - Oakland, CA More John Santos & The Machete Ensemble at Music Vault: Subscribe to Music Vault on YouTube: