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Dance El Grupo Cubano

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Friday, September 1st, 2017
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Fri, Sep 1st, 8-10pm, Dance – El Grupo Cubano – Brisas del Palmar – direct from Santiago de Cuba Direct from Santiago de Cuba.  Played for the Pope (not just a bar band!) Initially a trio, now a quintet, this group’s rich harmonies have been enchanting crowds throughout Cuba and Latin America. They proudly present a varied repertoire of traditional Cuban music, a capellas, romantic ballads, salsa, son, guaracha, merengue, cumbia, bachata Canadian audiencesmay find their traditional style reminiscent of the Buena Vista Social club whose members, like Compay Segundo, also came from Santiago and played traditional Cuban music.

Renowned in Cuba as a leading group of traditional music, they have many distinctions including: Best new group 2002 Festival of Singers of the Americas Second place in the 2001 Festival of Singers of the Americas, 2001-2002 Audience choice International Festival of Boleros 2003 best trio in Latin America International Festival of Boleros 2012-2014 accorded diplomatic passports to represent Cuba in International Cultural Encounter Cuba - Honduras – El Salvador 2012 Papal tour to Cuba - Played for the Pope Advance

$20 (Showdate $25 / Kids12- $10) now @Char’s from 4pm daily, charge by phone (778) 421-2427, online


Char’s 19+ Lounge open 5:30-12midnight 365+ days a year

Char’s Landing, 4815 Argyle @5th. Port Alberni V9Y 1V9

Cost: Adult: $20
Child: $10
Senior: $20
At the Door: $25
Category: Concerts | Music
Sports | Recreation
    Dance (Social)
Location: Char's Landing
4815 Argyle Street, Port Alberni
This event is for Adults, Kids, Seniors
More Info: Charlene Patterson
Event Website
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