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Quimbombó

Cuban Band from New York, NY - Will travel up to 100 miles
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$500 - $5000 per event
Quimbombo blends Cuban dance rhythms such as the son (the contagious dance music championed by Buena Vista Social Club that is the main ingredient in salsa), mambo, bolero, rumba and chachacha with jazz and blues influences to create a lively, unique and always danceable sound. The group has performed at many venues including The River to River Festival, Lincoln Center's Midsummer Night's Swing, SOB's, the Empire State Building, the Brooklyn Museum, Gonzalez y Gonzalez, and Rockefeller Center.

They have recorded two CDs, Quimbombó, released in 2004, and Conga Electrica, released in 2008.

Our specialty is Cuban dance music; that's what we do. We can also play merengue, latin jazz, jazz, and swing. We do not play top 40 or pop.

Another option is a Carnival Show which can include costumed samba dancers.

Members of Quimbombo have performed and recorded with many well known artists, including:
Celia Cruz, The Talking Heads, Tito Puente, Ray Barretto, Compay Segundo (from Buena Vista Social Club), Paquito D'Rivera, Cachao, Willie Chirino, Johnny Pacheco, Machito, Ruben Blades, Albita, Gilberto Santarosa, Gregg Allman, Cab Calloway, Abbey Lincoln, Geri Allen and Trey Anastasio.
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Fundraiser

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The band was very professional, punctual, but most of all, they were very skilled musicians.

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Private Party

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Quimbombo was fantastic! The music was terrific! All our guests loved it and all commented on how good the band was! The band was punctual, professional, respectful of our home, and great to deal with. We would highly recommend them and feel lucky to have found them! They really made our party a success!

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I could not be more pleased with their talent and professionalism. They were the surprise for my husband's b-day party and HE was surprised. We all enjoyed their Cuban sounds and songs. They really made his 50th b-day party special and unforgettable. I am looking for another excuse to bring them back!!! I truly love them!! Thanks Nick to you and the band. Martha

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2016
Jul
28
Celebration
Stony Brook, NY
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
2014
Sep
25
Fundraiser
Bethel, CT
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
2014
Jul
24
Birthday Party (Adult)
Haddonfield, NJ
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
2014
Jun
28
Birthday Party (Adult)
New City, NY
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
2014
May
24
Private Party
Ridgefield, CT
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2013
Jun
29
Private Party
Lagrangeville, NY
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Please note Quimbombó will also travel to Brooklyn, Hoboken, Jersey City, Long Island City, Union City, Weehawken, Flushing, North Bergen, West New York, Bayonne, Kearny, Secaucus, Staten Island, Cliffside Park, Fairview, Jamaica, Bronx, Edgewater, Harrison, Newark, North Arlington, Ridgefield, Fort Lee, Little Ferry, Lyndhurst, Moonachie, Palisades Park, Ridgewood, Belleville, Carlstadt.
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