The Mamboniks

A repository for articles and artifacts regarding the intriguing history of Jews in Latin music.

THE MAMBONIKS began in 2001 as research for a book that remains unpublished. I hope that sharing my interviews and materials will help broaden the understanding of this unique moment in Jewish cultural history.

All material copyright Mark Schwartz, 2006


Meanwhile, Back at the Park Plaza....

It may look like this blog is dead, but it's just resting. In the intervening couple of years, I have been helping veteran rumbero and world traveler Vincent Livelli present his memories of Latin Music to the world. Check out Que viva Chango...