One of Cuba’s most talented arrangers and composers, Roberto Linares Brown began his career with Cuban groups Valentin y Los Del Caribe, Azucar Negra and Adalberto Alvarez. He was a catalyst for the creation of Lula Lounge’s popular Havana Norte series which has featured a who’s who of Toronto-based Cuban musicians. Linares Brown has been contributing to the series since 2006 performing original compositions that became the basis of his brilliant 2008 solo release, “Que No Se Pierda La Essencia”. After an extended tour of Europe in 2008,Roberto Linares Brown (aka El Seña’) returned to Canada – boasting new compositions and with a renewed desire to take Toronto’s salsa scene to the next level.
Nice outdoor concert setting at the Shops at Don Mills… !