Led by vocal powerhouse Esti Price and Cuban sensation Angel Perez Delgado (piano, vocals, guitar), Salsabrosa is known for it’s ability to take a party from 0 to 60 in a song. One of the premier Salsa acts in the Midwest. Salsabrosa’s explosive Afro-Cuban rhythms, mesmerizing vocal harmonies, and riveting horn solos make even the shyest audiences want to get up and dance.
Salsabrosa brings it’s “Cuban Carnaval” to weddings, colleges, corporate events, and festivals throughout the region. The band has an extensive repertoire of Latin styles including Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, Cha Cha Cha, Latin Hip Hop, and Bolero. Upon request, Salsabrosa performs with expert dancer/choreographer Jae Hailé Phillips and partner Hanna Esparza whose performances and mini-lessons engage everyone in the festivities. Salsabrosa’s performances are always a powerful celebration of the marvelously diverse community that our country has become.
Whether it be background music at a corporate reception or a red hot college dance party, the Salsabrosa Trio of Angel Perez Delgado (piano, vocals, guitar), David Eiland (sax, guitar), and Mariano Flores (congas) delivers that which the occasion demands. Combined with the performances and instruction of expert dancers Jae Hailé Phillips and Hanna Esparza, crowds routinely are on their feet from start to finish. And if the moment calls for mellow, the Salsabrosa Trio’s music will effortlessly transport you to a Havana beach with it’s soft, romantic vibe.
Salsabrosa’s musical inspiration is as diverse as the fans it draws and is reflected in the band’s players. Driven by vocalist Esti Price, and Havana-born Angel Perez Delgado (piano, vocals, guitar), Salsabrosa prides itself in effortlessly blending R and B and jazz influences with salsa, bachata, cha cha cha and merengue. Mr. Perez Delgado is revered by top Cuban musicians for his ability to give a fresh Cuban interpretation to songs borne of other genres, but Salsabrosa also draws on the R and B background of sax/guitar player, Dave Eiland, the sheer vocal power of Esti Price, the jazz and ska brilliance of bassist Elmar Romain, the brilliant versatility of trumpet player Zack Lozier, and the driving timba groove of Mariano Flores. The artists of Salsabrosa have fascinating histories and a wealth of experience to draw upon. You’ll enjoy reading more about them in their biographies.
Read the latest reviews of Salsabrosa:
“Salsabrosa rocked the house at the CSB/SJU “Noche de Salsa” fund raiser for Amnesty International! Over 400 students were shaking their hips to thumping latin beats and passionate lyrics. The event was a huge success and we plan to make the Salsabrosa concert an annual event.”
—College of Saint Johns
“Salsabrosa was energetic and kept the whole crowd dancing the entire time! (Salsabrosa) had people talking about their performance for months! They were extremely professional and, at the same time, so fun to work with!”
—St. Thomas University
“Salsabrosa is a high energy, high impact, crowd pleasing group. Our students and staff were engaged from the moment Salsabrosa entered the stage. I highly recommend this band for your next event!”
—Normandale Community College
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