Performers: Latin

 Performers
Candela

Candela

Candela is an nine-piece Salsa band consisting of piano, bass, two trombones, conga drums, bongo drums, timbales and vocals. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area since 1987. Candela’s original repertoire explores a wide variety of Latin rhythms including Son, … Continue reading

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Corcovado

Corcovado

If you are looking for a unique band that plays a variety of Latin and Caribbean music plus jazz and standards, CORCOVADO is the band for you! Corovado’s high energy and distinctly Latin sound will instantly transport you to Latin … Continue reading

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Daniel Fries

Daniel Fries

Daniel Fries is one of the premier flamenco guitarists in the San Francisco Bay Area, both as an accompanist for flamenco song and dance, and as a soloist. He has performed with such world class flamenco artists as La Tania, … Continue reading

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Daniel Maya & Tocar

Daniel Maya & Tocar

Daniel Maya is known for his unique brand of pulsating, energetic music, best described as Acoustic Groove. He studied Flamenco guitar in Spain with a family of Gypsy performers and has a B.A. in Music from SF State University. Daniel … Continue reading

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Guitarist Daniel Maya

Guitarist Daniel Maya

Daniel Maya is unique among classical guitarists for his virtuoso command of various styles of guitar playing, from the elegant romantic sounds of Classical guitar to Broadway, movie and pop songs; from the gentle beat of Brazilian Bossa Nova to … Continue reading

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Guitarist Glenn Staller

Guitarist Glenn Staller

Glenn began his musical studies at the age of 14. His guitar experience developed to explore many styles. Through his desire, persistence, and discipline, Glenn expanded his knowledge independently. Although initially self-taught, Glenn was accepted into studies with masters in … Continue reading

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Guitarras Y Congas

Guitarras Y Congas

In 1956 a young mechanical engineer and avid photographer from the Bronx named Martin Cohen happened upon New York’s famous Birdland jazz club. He walked in and was greeted by the sounds of Cal Tjader’s hot Latin jazz. Cohen was … Continue reading

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LaTiDo

LaTiDo

“LaTiDo” is the Spanish word for heart beat. “LaTiDo” is a quartet that specializes in danceable traditional Cuban music styles like “Son,” “Cha-cha-cha,” “Guajira,” “Mambo,” and “Bolero” among others. The Cuban “Son” is a highly contagious energetic music. It has … Continue reading

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Mano a Mano

Mano a Mano

Mano a Mano features guitarist Daniel Maya on guitar with another guitarist or a percussionist. This lively group features classic Latin and Brazilian music in an original blend of styles. The group embodies both senses of the word by playing … Continue reading

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Mariachi Ortega

Mariachi Ortega

Mariachi Ortega is a group of nine dedicated musicians that perform in the San Francisco bay area. Featuring two trumpets, four violins, one guitar, one guitaron, and one vihuela, the group has a full traditional sound.Mariachi Ortega was originally founded … Continue reading

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Pete Escovedo

Pete Escovedo

Pete Escovedo has been a major force in Latin music since the late 1960s, and his versatility has resulted in success in several areas of music, from Latin jazz and salsa to rock and Latin pop. Growing up in … Continue reading

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Ricardo Peixoto

Ricardo Peixoto

Ricardo Peixoto’s fluid melodic sense and original harmonic approach place him at the forefront of brazilian guitar in the world today. An inspired improviser with a keen compositional sense, Ricardo’s unique and eloquent style evokes images far beyond his brazilian … Continue reading

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Rolando Morales

Rolando Morales

Rolando, living in the San Francisco Bay Area, is an acclaimed guitarist, vocalist, composer, arranger and recording artist. He has performed throughout Spain, England, Italy, Ireland, Mexico and Hawaii. His diverse talents span the musical spectrum. On a given night, … Continue reading

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Trio Paz

Trio Paz

Trio Paz embodies the essence of what is great about live music. Trio Paz is an infectious musical mix of Flamenco Rumba, Latin, and Brazilian, intricately and virtuosically crafted into the perfect blend of delicious moods for your event. Whether … Continue reading

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