This two-time Grammy-nominated timba band from Cuba delivers high-energy party music with rapid-fire lyrics, timba rhythms, and a full horn section – irresistibly danceable! “Their new CD, Bach in Havana, blends Bach melodies from pieces such as the Mass in B Minor and the Well-Tempered Clavier with infectious Cuban rhythms including the cha-cha-cha, the son and the danzon.” (NPR Music)
Date: Saturday February 20, 2010, 8 pm
Location: Koerner Hall, Royal Conservatory of Music, 273 Bloor St W
Tickets: $20 – $50 available from rcmusic.ca
Note: This is a beautiful new concert hall. There will be designated areas for dancing during the concert and a cuban dance party afterwards with DJ Billy Bryans. So come prepared to dance.
Vamos a guarachar!