Charanga Tropical has been invited to play at a summer music festival in Havana, Cuba! To fund the Tour and Live CD recording, the Band announces 60-day Kickstarter campaign Fundraising shows at Bedlam Lowertown, Cedar Cultural Center, and Westminster Church.

March 13-15 shows to feature Charanaga Tropical with special guests Nachito Herrera, Viviana Pintado, singers from Chicago, musicians from local bands Malamanya, Salsa Del Soul, Salsabrosa, pro dancers from Social Dance Studio, Latin DJs, and More!

On the Friday/Saturday shows March 13th and 14th at  Bedlam Lowertown and Cedar Cultural Center, Charanga Tropical will be joined by an array of special guests. 

Performers will include Cuban pianist Nachito Herrera, Viviana Pintado, singers Juan Castro and Franklin Paz from Chicago, and musicians from top local Latin groups such as Malamanya, Salsa Del Soul, and Salsabrosa.  There will be dance showcases by pros from Rene Dance Studio and Social Dance Studio and intricate routines by salsa performance teams Minniami Salsa and Salsa De La Calle.  'Two Nights To Cuba' promises to be the biggest and most joy filled Latin music and dance collaborations of the year.  

Charanga Tropical has been invited to perform at the 2015 International Festival of Danzón in Havana, Cuba to held June 24th to 28th, 2015. The group is the first North American ensemble ever invited to participate in the festival, which commemorate and celebrate the rich musical style of danzón, the national dance of Cuba. 

Other concerts and activities are planned including a special  Cuba trip, June 27th to July 4th.  
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