Cafe Cubano at Lula Fri Aug 23 – also, Gabriel Palatchi Trio

10:30 pm Cafe Cubano

Cuba Libre Friday with Cafe Cubano + DJ Suave

Led by piano player Jorge Betancourt and featuring some of the city’s top Cuban players, Cafe Cubano is one Toronto’s most popular salsa and timba bands. 9:30 dance lesson by Vladimir.

8 PM Gabriel Palatchi Trio – no extra charge!

Argentinian pianist Gabriel Palatchi’s CD Diario de Viaje was chosen as one of the best albums of the year by JAZZ FM. Palatchi has toured Argentina, Mexico and Canada with his unique blend of tango, salsa, funk, electronica and Arabian influences.