27 May Saturday – Armandito & Trovason Septet – Made In Cuba
Saturday 27 May 2017, 8.30pm
BOOK EARLY as dinner/show reservations are limited and sell out quickly
This high energy Latin Band is renowned for their infectious and distinctly Cuban performances, blending traditional sounds with gifted improvisation. With an authentic repertoire that includes all the most popular and traditional rhythms of Cuba, ranging from traditional to modern – Son, Cha Cha Cha, Mambo and Rumba, to “Buena Vista Social Club” style of music – the band spontaneously adapt the music to the audience which makes it impossible not be become involved.
Under the leadership and musical direction of Cuban trumpeter, composer and arranger Armando Garcia, also known as “Armandito”, the septet features some of the top Cuban and Latin musicians resident in Sydney. They spontaneously adapt the music to the audience which makes it impossible not be become involved put on a show that will both entertain and energise.
Armandito brings his flair and deep knowledge to the music. Originating from Santiago de Cuba, also known as the “Cradle of Son”, with its connection with traditional styles of Cuban music, Armandito settled in Australia after touring internationally for a decade with the legendary Cuban band Sonora la Calle and Lady Salsa Show.
The band adds sophisticated vocal harmonies and dynamics creates a truly distinctive, fresh and exuberant sound.
Come and treat yourself to a celebration of Cuban music with this unique and exciting group.
Concession – $21.50 incl booking fee advance purchase or $20 at the door
Dinner/Show 7pm or 8pm – $57.50 incl one course + booking fee
Premium Dinner/Show 7pm – $72.50 incl two courses + booking fee
General Admission, Concession, Dinner & Show – 7pm, Dinner & Show – 8pm, Premium Dinner & Show, Drinks & Show
Date: 27 May 2017
Start time: 20:30
End time: 23:00
Venue: Foundry 616
Phone: 02 9211 9442