We’re excited to announce the return of virtual Music in the Garden concerts for the remainder of the season! Tune in to our website, Facebook page or YouTube channel for live music, behind-the-scenes tours of the Garden and more. Thank you to our sponsor, EMC Insurance Companies, for their support of these virtual events. We hope to resume a full series of in-person concerts in 2021.
Parranderos Latin Combo (PLC) is a Latin music group based in Des Moines, IA. The group’s self-titled debut album includes 9 original songs written in Iowa and recorded in San Juan, Puerto Rico by Grammy award winning engineers Ramon Martinez and Carlos Velazquez. This collaboration between the 14 musicians from South America, The Caribbean and the Midwest, was funded in part by the Iowa Arts Council and the National Endowment for The Arts. Exploring musical styles such as Salsa, Cumbia, Samba and more, Parranderos Latin Combo keeps Latin music alive and diverse in Iowa and beyond.