Why do Tunas Play at Christmas?

Why is it that in Puerto Rico I only hear the Tunas Estudiantinas at Christmas time? I don't know if the same thing happens in other countries. However, the other day I asked myself this cultural question. In this category, I include the…

BMI Launches “Música y Más” Series

As part of the closing of Hispanic Heritage Month, BMI launched "Música y Más", an interview series highlighting influencers in Latin music today! The first episode features renowned young producers Andres Torres and Edgar Barrera. I…

Salsa Orchestrations in the ’70s

The evolution of Salsa orchestrations during the '70s dramatically increased its popularity and established it as a solid genre of popular music, not a passing craze. Salsa Music in the '60s It started in the '60s when bands began to mix…