Seasoned musicians The Marcos Varela Band are professionals in the pop, world, R&B, and jazz music scenes. Credentials include backing famous artists such as Maxwell, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Jay-Z, Snoop Dogg, Fitz and the Marauders, Mos Def, Geri Allen, Billy Hart, Charli Persip, and many more. Their band covers the gamut in terms of highly professional music presented in the style, size of the band, and instrumentation you choose. As Rockafeller Center's "Top of the Rock" event band they have covered high-profile events for Coca-Cola, SNL/NBC parties, and many other corporate events of varying sizes. They have also performed at weddings in and around the NYC area at places like "Tavern on the Green" and others. Jazz is a specialty and they perform it to a high degree, giving your event a classy and elegant flair. They can also get down with some funky classic and contemporary R&B/soul music, or spice it up with some hot Latin/salsa music. They can even give your event an exotic flavor with some African, Indian, or Arabic music. This is a truly versatile band for any event or occasion.