Thu, August 17, 2017
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2017-08-17 8:30 pm
Formell Y Los Van Van (from Cuba) + Dj at Blue Note Napa
8.10.17 Moved to downstairs in the Blue Note Napa Club. General Admission Seating. Drinks & food will available to purchase.
"A huge music machine with gears and cogs and cylinders all churning simultaneously" Peter Watrous, New York Times
"The undisputed king of Cuban dance orchestras and one of the most influential forces ever in Afro-Cuban music" Los Angeles Times
Searock Music LLC proudly announces the U.S. 2017 tour of Formell y Los Van Van, Cuba’s legendary, Grammy-winning dance orchestra.
Heralded as Cuba’s greatest dance orchestra and known throughout the world for their iconic live performances, Los Van Van return to North America, reuniting with Ernesto Lago and Leo Tizol, the producers and creative force behind their 1996, 2015 and 2016 tour of the U.S.
Founded in 1969 by Juan Formell, Los Van Van continue to dominate as one of the world’s foremost interpreters of contemporary Afro-Caribbean music. Fans can expect to hear the group’s greatest hits along with work from their newest album “Los Van Van son La Patria”, released before the Tour.
Recently nominated to “Best Tropical Album” at the Grammy’s Los Van Van will have invited on this Tour, Vanessa Formell as one of the lead singers. Vanessa is the youngest daughter of the Formell Dynasty. Her voice, beauty and her energetic style will increase the adrenaline in all shows.
Dinner & entertainment available downstairs in the Blue Note Club for Los Van Van ticket holders starting at 6:30 pm
Blue Note Napa, 1030 Main Street