Artist / Program Description:
Representing the new generation of Cuban musicians, Hector Silveira's compositional style is an extension of his multi-instrumentalist abilities and strong knowledge of orchestration. He is incredibly versatile, equally comfortable performing numerous styles of popular dance music, including salsa, jazz, classical, and Afro-Cuban.
Silveira and his orchestra present a repertoire of original compositions based in the genres of his native country , as well as arrangements of classic Cuban and Latin dance music. Armed with a brass section that soars, a hard-driving rhythm section, and the voice of a "Sonero" from the heart, this band will take you to the extreme of enjoyable fun.