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|Posted: Wed Nov 07, 2007 10:17 am Post subject: DAVID CALZADO Y SU CHARANGA HABANERA CONCERT
|Start Time: Friday, November 9, 2007 at 8:00pm
End Time: Saturday, November 10, 2007 at 2:00am
Location: THE DOCKS
Street: 11 Polson street
City/Town: Toronto, ON
La Charanga Habanera, Cuba's most popular and renowned timba band returns to Toronto for the ultimate Cuban dance party concert at the Docks on Friday November 9th 2007.
Lead by music director and maestro David Calzado, La Charanga Habanera
has set the style for contemporary Cuban popular music for over 15 years with 10 albums and countless hit songs that reflect the lives of young Cubans.
Combining charisma, a spectacular stage show and ferocious musicianship, the world-famous 17-piece orchestra has been acclaimed as one of the best live acts from Cuba.
La Charanga Habanera has been one of the most popular bands in Cuba for the past 15 years, led by director David Calzado’s innovative approach to creating high-energy dance music. The band has won numerous awards, including the 2004 and 2005 Egrem Awards (Cuba’s equivalent of the Grammy). They were also nominated to the Latin Grammy in 2003 for Best Contemporary Tropical Album.
La Charanga Habanera were recently the subject of the feature length documentary POPULAR, directed by American filmmaker Jennifer Paz. The film was screened on the international festival circuit and is currently widely distributed.
This will be an incredible dance party and concert. La Charanga sold out Lula two nights in a row OCT 2005 and we are really excited that they are coming back .
Music in intermissions will be provided by DJ Carlitos.
Confirmed Opening band is ZONA FRANCA direct from Cuba . Also Toronto's own : TIPICA TORONTO ! 10 piece band directed by Masa .
More info at www.cubaintoronto.com
Tickets online at www.ticketbreak.com
Tickets now at:
Bolis books 609 Bloor street West
SuperLatin music 1088 St Clair ave w
Hammocks Monimbo Hamilton
La Favorita Brampton
Ticket price $30 taxes incl
VIP $60 -Liberty lounge-Appetizer table services and courtesy of PUSATERI'S fine foods -chocolate fountain desert-poster -line by pass-priority for meet and greet with the band.
This is a 19+ event
FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=2956788762