Hispanic Arts Scotland

Noche Cubana ‘Ay Caramba!’

Description HISPANIC ARTS SCOTLAND PRESENTS, AS PART OF THE HISPANIC FESTIVAL ’09;
NOCHE CUBANA “AY CARAMBA!”

with 9 piece live band EL SALSON plus DJs Nano and Freddy Ramirez and salsa warm up with Lily & Yamil from Cuba.
23rd Oct | 21:00:00 - 03:00:00 | £10.00 |The Caves 8-12 Niddry St|

Noche Cubana “Ay Caramba!” premiers the eight piece band “El Salsón” fronted by Venezuelan singer Lino Rocha and special guest, Kiki Sire from Cuba and awards for the best Cuban dress.
Rich rhythms. banging beats, creating a wall of dynamic, cross cultural fusions of Latin sounds.

Made up of some of Scotland’s most prolific Latin/Scottish musicians, EL SALSON use their own material as well as a mixture and styles from various Latin American countries.
 
Latin American culture and music are at the heart of El Salsón. The band, hailing from all corners of the globe, is a vibrant and explosive cultural collision, guaranteed to set the night on fire with their infectious salsa rhythms.

Band Members:
Lino Rocha (Venezuela) vocals,
Dougie Hudson (Australia) Congas/Percussion,
Eric Alfonso (Cuba) Timbales,
Simon Gall (Scotland) Piano,
Pete Coutts (Scotland) Tres,
Mike Rae (Scotland) Bass,
Scott Annison (Scotland) Trombone,
Euan Allardice (Scotland) Trumpet.
 
Special  guest vocalist Kiki Sire Cuba, has performed with many great musicians including Chucho Valdes, Van Van, Yaguarimu, Manolito, Su Trabuco and Omar Puente.  
 
El Salsón lInfluences : Joe Arroyo, Fania All-stars, Tito Puente, Ismael Rivera, Eddie Palmeri, Roberto Faz, Guillermo Portables, Hector Lavoe, Willie Colon, Ruben Blades.
http://www.myspace.com/elsalson <http://www.myspace.com/elsalson> 


Tickets available at the door on the day.
Category Hispanic Festival 09
Dates 23/10/2009
Time 21:00:00 - 03:00:00
Price £10.00
Tags Tickets available at the door on the day
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Venue The Caves
Venue Address 8-12 Niddry St. South, Edinburgh
Venue Postcode EH11NS
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