Havana D’Primera

Havana D’Primera

Tuesday, June 4, 9:00 PM   Havana D’Primera $26/Adv $29/Door ½ Price Night for Students. Tickets available at the door with valid I.D. No Comps Doors at 8:30 PM “Every musician is an all-star.” – Timba.com Havana D’Primera, like its name implies, represents the cream of the musical crop from Havana. Formed only five years ago by virtuoso trumpeter/vocalist Alexander Abreu, they have become the foremost purveyor of “timba,” Afro-Cuban folkloric dance rhythms mixed with Cuban pop music and American jazz/funk influences. High-energy grooves and complex horn lines, at times breaking with the long held practice of playing “en clave,” are timba’s calling card. Havana DPrimera’s debut album, Hacienda Historia, revitalized timba music for a new generation of fans. Their latest release, Pasaporte, has created more excitement than any other Cuban music release in years....
Havana D’Primera

Havana D’Primera

Tuesday, June 4, 7:00 PM Havana D’Primera $26/Adv $29/Door No Comps Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “Every musician is an all-star.” – Timba.com Havana D’Primera, like its name implies, represents the cream of the musical crop from Havana. Formed only five years ago by virtuoso trumpeter/vocalist Alexander Abreu, they have become the foremost purveyor of “timba,” Afro-Cuban folkloric dance rhythms mixed with Cuban pop music and American jazz/funk influences. High-energy grooves and complex horn lines, at times breaking with the long held practice of playing “en clave,” are timba’s calling card. Havana DPrimera’s debut album, Hacienda Historia, revitalized timba music for a new generation of fans. Their latest release, Pasaporte, has created more excitement than any other Cuban music release in years....