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Santana Tribute Band Milagro in Concert at Brookhaven Lab, October 14

UPTON, NY - Milagro, a Santana tribute band, will give a two-hour concert at the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory on Saturday, October 14, starting at 7:30 p.m. The Laboratory's Hispanic Heritage Club is sponsoring the concert, and proceeds from the concert will benefit the club's scholarship fund. The concert is open to the public. All visitors to the Laboratory age 16 and over must bring a photo ID.

Photo of Milagro

Click on the image to download a high-resolution version. Milagro (click image to download hi-res version)

Founded in 2004 by lead guitarist and vocalist Juan Antonio, Milagro is a seven-piece band with a full percussion section. The band has performed at venues all over Long Island, playing a variety of music that spans Carlos Santana's 40-plus year career as the unique, Latin-rock musician who founded the renowned band Santana and sold more than 90 million records. Milagro will also play tunes by the famous Latino percussionist, the late Tito Puente.

Tickets cost $10 in advance or $12 at the door on the evening of the performance. They can be purchased in advance at the Brookhaven Employees Association Sales Office at Brookhaven Lab, on weekdays, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Also, they may be purchased through the mail by sending a check, payable to BERA Hispanic Heritage Club, with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to Brookhaven National Laboratory, BERA Sales Office, Bldg. 488, Upton, NY 11973. Requests for tickets via mail must be postmarked no later than October 4.

Call 631 344-3347 for more information. The Laboratory is located on William Floyd Parkway (CountyRoad 46), one-and-a-half miles north of Exit 68 of the Long Island Expressway.

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