Calle Ocho Festival 2016 with Rumba Kings!

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What an honor to play with Bruno Mendez’s Rumba Kings at the Radio Caracol Stage at the 2016 Calle Ocho Festival!

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Great article about Plenatarium’s Puerto Rican “Noches de Cultura” in ActualMag

Check out the article from ActualMag about us – with video, photos, and more!

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“Planetarium a popular group, captivated the crowd with plena music, a type of sound which began more than 100 years ago bringing the stories of Puerto Rico’s history and folklore to the world. It became popular in the 1990’s when modern sounds were incorporated to it.

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Calle Sol plays Peruvian festival in West Palm Beach

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What a night of salsa at the Finland House in West Palm Beach! Playing with great musicians!

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Invited back for a second time – the Calle Ocho Festival 2014!

I was invited back to play with Freddy Velaz y Su Banda Swing a second time at 2014 Calle Ocho Festival – Miami’s largest Hispanic festival! A great crowd at the Radio Caracol Stage enjoyed punta, cumbias, bachata, y merengue!

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Plenatarium at Fiesta Calle San Sebastian en Miami 2014!

Great crowd, amazing time playing plena with Plenatarium at this Puerto Rican street festival held for the second time in Miami! Enjoyed Carlos’s singing, Henry’s percussion, Charlie, Dannie, Jimmy, Perry, and Carlos on congas and panderetas, bass by Vincent, Josue on trumpet, Danny on keys, and more! Charlie-Daniel-Carlos 2014-01-18 22.31.32 2014-01-18 21.15.03 2014-01-18 23.09.30

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Hollywood Beach Latin Festival with David Rodriguez & Orq Espression

Amazing day of salsa music at Hollywood Beach with the David Rodriguez Band and Orquesta Expression!

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thanks to http://ericsonsmith.com for the amazing pictures!

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Mardi Gras Video with Orqesta Salsabuena: Doña Maria

Salsabuena plays Doña Maria at Mardi Gras 2012!

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Mardi Gras Video with Orqesta Salsabuena: Esposa Querida

Playing more trombone at 2012 Mardi Gras with Phil Morales and the Orqesta SalsaBuena! This continues the first public appearance of Phil’s songs with a full salsa band that I’m proud to be part of! This song is “Esposa Querida”.

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Mardi Gras Video with Orqesta Salsabuena: Negra Zandugera

Debbie plays trombone on this premier of Negra Zandugera, an original salsa song by Phil Morales and the Orqesta SalsaBuena! This Mardi Gras Festival is the first public appearance of the song with a full salsa band, and I’m proud to be part of it! Phil’s dream was 10 years in the making. It’s quite an accomplishment to finally hear his original music performed with our 10+ piece salsa band!

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Gig with Orquesta la Unika at Pinecrest Gardens

Amazing outdoor afternoon gig with Hector “Tito” Colon y Orquesta la Unika! We were a 13-piece salsa band and we closed the evening at the Latin Spice food festival at beautiful Pinecrest Gardens  with high energy songs including Juana Pena, Mi Gente, and  Salsa Con Clase.

Debbie plays with Hector Colon's Orquesta La Unika at Pinecrest Garden

Orquesta La Unika spicing it up at Pinecrest Garden's Latin Spice festival!

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Bayview 4th of July Parade

Debbie was invited to march and play in the 13-piece James Madritsch Band at Bayview’s spectacular 4th of July Parade –  complete with cannons and fire trucks cooling down the day!

The Humboldt Park Association judges awarded Bonegal,  Dale ‘Mr. Trumpet’, James Madritsch, Jake the trombone, Greg Doby, and others “Number 1 Unit” in the parade!

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Parading through the streets of Sitges for Carnaval!

Sat in with Blai Fontanal’s band performing the sounds of Amaparita Roca, Tablon, and Brazil through the narrow streets on this 4 hour parade in Sitges for Carnaval 2011! People threw confetti, danced, cheered, partied, drank, marched, and celebrated this long-time tradition outside Barcelona!

 

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Casa Vieja Summer Party 2010 with Rumbon D'Esquina

Deb jammed on bone with Rumbon D’ Esquina in Milwaukee’s Historic Mitchell District at Casa Vieja’s outdoor Summer Party!

After the rain let up, the 10 musicians of Rumba D’ Esquina kept the crowd dancing to 2 hours of high-energy Latin tunes like Vamos A Rier Un Poco,  Se Le Ve, Sacude La Mata, Ella Menea, and Con Fuego!

Great guys; amazing music – thanks Tony! Enjoy these photos from the gig!

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Bastille Days festival with Robin Pluer!

Backed Robin Pluer, Mrs. Fun, Julie Wood, Kim Zick, Peter Roller, and Stas Venglevski at Milwaukee’s  Bastille Days for 3 shows Thursday, Friday, and Sunday, July 2010

Debbie is backing Robin Pleur Thurs, Fri, and Sunday

click for festival schedule

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Summerfest with Paul Cebar!

Deb played at The World’s Largest Music Festival

Potawatomi Bingo Casino Stage Monday, June 30 2010

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Baracunatana – Makeno Son

2009 Charleston Moja Festival

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Festival Hispano with Makeno Son

Playing with Makeno Son at Festival Hispano

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La Murga – Makeno Son

Video at Charleston’s 2009 Moja Festival

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Idilio – Makeno Son

Idilio at the Charleston Moja Festival!

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Negro Jose – Makeno Son

Makeno Son playing Negro Jose at The 2009 Moja Festival in Charleston, SC

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Oktoberfest fun!

with the Hans Schmidt German Band at 2009 Spoleto Music Festival downtown Charleston, SC

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