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The African Salsa Orchestra make UK Debut!

The African Salsa Orchestra make UK Debut!

The African Salsa Orchestra embark on their debut UK tour this July - including a date at London's Jazz Cafe!

31 July 2017 | Visit website

 
Add some Salsa to your Summer and catch the debut tour the debut UK tour of the explosive 10-piece African Salsa Orchestra, including a performance at London’s iconic Jazz Café on Monday 31 July.
 
Hailing from Benin and Cuba, The African Salsa Orchestra is led by Michel Pinheiro and is a dancing machine. The ensemble combines devilishly danceable Manding rhythms with gospel, rhythm & blues and reggae and all the music that. In this London performance, which comes as part of their UK debut tour, the explosive 10-piece African Salsa Orchestra tear up the dance floor with their infectious rhythms and blazing horns.
 
Kicking off the tour at the Plough Arts Centre on 29 July, the tour continues to Colchester Arts Centre and concludes at Band on the Wall in Manchester on Tuesday 1 August. Dancing shoes at the ready!
 
The African Salsa Orchestra perform at The Jazz Café in Camden on Monday 31 August. Full details on the performance can be found here 

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