Charanga del Norte
Sun 28 Jul
To celebrate their 20th anniversary Charanga del Norte return to the Lawrence Batley Theatre.
Featuring an exciting line-up which includes the cream of the crop from the UK salsa scene: pianist Kim Burton (Sonido de Londres); bass player Ruth Bitelli (Candela); in demand percussionist Dave Pattman (Omara Portuondo); singer Guillermo Monroy (Merengada), and percussionist Andy Warner (Septeto Siboney). In the string section Charanga del Norte are joined by original members Nick Williams and Jon Lindh (violins), cellist Andy Wardale (Hallé orchestra) and violinist Angela Antwi-Agyei from the ground-breaking Chineke Orchestra.
Don’t miss this vibrant evening of live Cuban dance music.