Havana De Primera & Mayito Rivera @ Rocapulco // SF

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One of best Cuban salsa and timba band ! Don’t miss it as it occurs once every 3 years!

Watch two titans of Cuban music, Alexander Abreu y su Havana D’ Primera and Mayita Rivera as they share the stage for the first time in San Francisco!

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Havana De Primera & Mayito Rivera @ Rocapulco // SF

 

Caña Cuban parlor presents:
HAVANA D’ PRIMERA & MAYITO RIVERA.

Don’t miss your opportunity to catch this amazing show Thursday May 25 & Friday May 26. Get your tickets today!

Alexander Abreu y su Havana D’ Primera + Mayito Rivera will perform on May 25 & 26 w/ DJ support from DjLeydis DeCuba, DjCarlitos Way Brigante and WaltDigz. Brought to you by Luisito Cuba Cuba.

DJ Support by:
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DJ WALTDIGZ
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DJ LEYDIS
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DJ CARLITOS WAY
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9pm – 2am

Roccapulco SF
3140 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110
Phone: (415) 821-3563

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Biography

Alexander Abreu y Havana D’ Primera

is the Cuban Timba band directed and founded by Alexander Abreu in 2008, widely recognized as one of the greatest trumpet players of his generation – enriching most of the musical productions on the island.

The band was formed by a collective of the best musicians and Cuban-All-Stars artists in the current Cuban scenario, including not only revolutionary dominating musicians in the 90’s but also the most talented musicians of the upcoming years. Alexander has established himself as a dominating vocalist and renowned songwriter. His highly sophisticated melodic voice has made him remain as an outstanding vocalist with the added melodic sophistication of a skilled instrumentalist. He is considered one of the most versatile Cuban musicians, who has made of his music a fascinating rhythmic and musical fusion of Salsa, Jazz, Funk and Afro-Cuban.

 

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MAYITO RIVERA El Poeta de la Rumba

Mario “Mayito” Rivera is without a doubt one of Cuba’s most notable singers. He spent more than 20 years as the characteristic voice and face of the extremely successful Cuban band, Los Van Van. It doesn’t matter whether Mayito sings son, rumba, salsa, bolero, or timba, in a modern or traditional style, powerfully dynamic or tender and soft—whenever he performs, vibrantly adding color to his vocal interpretations, it’s of award-winning quality.

“Mayito” was born as Mario Enrique Rivera Godínez on January 19, 1966 in Pinar del Rio, Cuba’s westernmost province, where the art of making Cuban cigars is based. He began his musical education while still a child. Eventually he graduated in percussion from the renowned Escuela Nacional de Arte (ENA) before going on to complete an advanced degree at the Instituto Superior de Arte, Cuba’s university for the arts.

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May 26 2017

Details

Start: May 26 @ 9:00 pm
End: May 27 @ 2:00 am
Cost: $45
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Venue

Roccapulco

3140 Mission Street
San Francisco, United States

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