"Edgardo & Candela" has been described as "A Latin Dance Musical Treasure since 1987" by re-known Los Angeles "Latin Beat" magazine.
This 7 to 10 pieces Salsa Orchestra command of Latin Music styles as Guaracha (the main rhythm behind SALSA DANCE,) Mambo, Merengue, Cha-Cha-Chá, Cumbia and more, has been documented on their 3 CD recordings.(LISTEN TO SAMPLES AT TOP RIGHT.)
Jesse "Chuy" Varela, Program Director of KCSM (KJAZZ) radio, called their latest CD "Celebrando 20 Años," "A Pillar Point In the Bay Area Salsa scene."
But don't let their credits scare you away: "Edgardo & Candela" is an affordable great Latin Dance Band ready to accommodate equally to your home garden party, your wedding black tie formal evening or your company corporate event.
If you are looking for a seasoned professional -yet very fun and energetic- Latin Band that combines a great choice of standard classic tunes with their own originals to create an irresistible dance grove for your guests to enjoy, you do not need to search any further!
Let "Edgardo & Candela" transform your private party or event into an unforgettable musical experience that your guests will truly appreciate: THE JOY OF LIVE LATIN MUSIC!
"Edgardo & Candela" is a fully self contained production, providing (when required by the client) a state of the art sound system for up to 750 people.
Dancers and/or dance instructors available upon request.
Pass Corporate client list includes: Sun Micro Systems, Apple, Lucas Films, Genentech, Meyer Sound, Budweiser, The Leukemia Research Foundation, The AIDS Foundation, The De Young Museum, Yerba Buena Gardens, San José Museum of Modern Art,Napa Valley Opera House, Copia Museum (Napa) as well as various Hotel-Casinos in Reno Nevada and the most reputable wineries in California.
San Jose Jazz, San Francisco Jazz, Sonoma Jazz, Festival At The Lake (Oakland,) Benny Moré Festival (Havana Cuba,) and Cinco De Mayo Festival (Guam) have welcomed "Edgardo & Candela's" talented musicians for the last 22 years.
YOSHI'S (EAST BAY AND SAN FRANCISCO,) CAFE COCOMO, KIMBAL'S,
EL RIO, JELLY'S DANCE CAFE, MONTEROS, BIMBO'S, AND MANY MORE.