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The Cuba Groove Salsa All Stars are an exciting live salsa band and an interactive salsa session. Salsa is currently sweeping the world, and the band have been riding the crest of this wave, performing internationally for the past six years.
Experience the exhiliration of salsa with the Cuba Groove Salsa All Stars, the only salsa band in Southern Africa. And with international experience, performing at 5 and 6 star hotels, corporates and salsa festivals in the world's most desired destinations, you can be assured of the highest standards and best quality of entertainment.
So what's it all about ?
● Salsa is fun.
● Salsa is sexy.
● Salsa is a dance style and a music style.
● In fact salsa is fast becoming a lifestyle.
The Cuba Groove Salsa All Stars are synonymous with salsa, and have been since 1998, when the band was founded.
Their performance is energetic and visual, guarenteed to get you up and dancing. A glance at the client list (below) will assure you of this reputation, one which has been built on a solid foundation.
For exclusive and unique entertainment, look no further.
What's on offer with the interactive session ?
● learn the basis steps of salsa
● put your new skills into action on the spot
● party away, salsa style, to a real live band
Our professional choreographers will teach you the basis steps of salsa in a 20-30 minute interactive session. You will have fun as a group, as well as, individually achieve an exciting new skill. The music elements are created live with real instruments, so you literally 'feel' the beat.
Then the exciting part begins: you will get to put your new skills into action immediately – when the band strikes up and belts out the salsa energy, you will burn up the dance floor.
Note: The band can be booked with or without the salsa session
Who's in the band ?
Cuba Groove Salsa All Stars work as a minimum 5pc outfit.
This consits of:
● Female Vocals
● Male Vocals/Pianist
● Conga and Percussionist
● Trumpet player
● Guitarist/Male Vocalist
The band can however expand up to an Eleven piece outfit, especially for events looking for the “Big Band” experience of the movie, The Mambo Kings.
For the interactive salsa sessions the band provides two choreographers as an addition.
What songs can you expect ?
Salsa forms the basis of the band's repertoire, with famous songs by:
● Marc Anthony
● Celia Cruz
● Tito Puente
● Hevtor Lavoe
Songs from the new J-lo movie, El Cantante are also featured. Other latin styles include Merengue, Tango and Rumba (as seen on the television show, Strictly Come Dancing)
The band also performs other latin material by artists such as:
● Carlos Santana
● Gloria Estefan
and classic songs such as La Bamba, Guantanamera, Brazil and September.
......if it's Latin, then you know we do it.
Some Recent Clients include:
● Toyota - FCB Ad Agency & Freshwater Films
Band are featured in advert for new
Toyota Corolla (to be launched end Sep)
● Sheraton Ocean Grande - launch of rooftop Salsa Lounge, 42nd floor.
● Starfish Charity - Salsa fundraiser for Aids foundation
● BMW - Dealership awards dinner, 5 star Westcliff Hotel, JHB
● DDB Mocambique - Ad Agency function, Polana Hotel, Maputo