About The London Cuban Band – professional Cuban & salsa band based in London
The London Cuban Band are an authentic 5-piece band based in London, who play Cuban Son, salsa, and latin jazz with a serious groove.
Pianist Sara sought out musicians with a passion for Cuban music old and new to form the band. The result is a powerful quintet with a far bigger sound.
The London Cuban Band's obvious love of the music they play is evident in the passionate and exuberant arrangements of Cuban songs both classic and modern.
The fabulous singer Yuri hails from "Oriente" – the East of Cuba where "Son" music was born.
Bass player Elpidio is well known on the UK Salsa scene. Considered one of the top bass players he is also much in demand for his fantastic vocal talents.
Sara has been an integral part of the UK Latin scene for many years, working with a variety of bands and projects.
Dave, Bill and Emeris are established percussionists proficient in both popular and folkloric Cuban styles.
The London Cuban Band play a range of Cuban music including "Son" from the 40s and 50s, as popularised by Buena Vista Social Club, through to modern day hot Timba and Salsa.
Perfect music for a summer's day but don't forget your dancing shoes!
The line-up of The London Cuban Band features Vocals, Bass, Piano, Bongos/Timbales and Congas.
The London Cuban Band recently promoted the launch of the Cuban movie "7 Days in Havana" playing in the middle of Leicester Square, London.
So if you're looking to hire the finest salsa band London has to offer, get in touch with The London Cuban Band.