La Banda Latina


latin 6 pieces band from Odense was born in spring 2010

6 experienced musicians from different countries got together and formed La Banda Latina. The band has a solid, exciting and diverse Latin American repertoire of songs that the audience mostly knows and sings along (f.ex. Tequila, La Bamba, Guantanamera and Oye Como Va), but also modern Latin American pop music as "La Camisa Negra "and the Brazilian" Ai See Eu Te Pego "known as" Nossa ".

The band's charismatic singers and musicians show a great joy of playing, and you really feel, the band passionate about music. La Banda Latina is a band with a huge sound as includind such horns, accordion, Pan flute and piano.

La Banda Latina plays for all kinds of events, dances, Cafes, clubs, company and private parties, festivals, receptions, etc., and play up to 3 sets (3x45min.) of the best Latin music at the highest level.   

We always look forward to a wonderful evening where the floor will be filled with lots of dancing happy people who loves samba, rumba, salsa eller cha-cha rhythms adorned with lovely melodiesPeople who know us say that there is always a lot of positive energy in our music. Although doing mostly covers, we play all songs in our way, arrange songs  a'la  La Banda Latina.

LBL repertoir contains also nice old Italian songs from Naples(Napoli) Scapricciatello, O Sarraccino, Guaglione ...   Spanish, Cuban and South American music- among others:  El Borriquito,  Bilongo(La negra Tomasa),  Moliendo Cafe ...     as well as several good songs by Gypsy Kings

Actual band members:

Tomas Somr - saxophone, classical flute, Pan pipes, clarinet, el.guitar, vocal   

Donato Achenza - lead vocal & ac. guitar, percussion         

Toke Allisstone - piano & keyboard           

Henrik Jacobsen - bass                       

Santiago Alvarez - percussion              

Jesper Eg Pedersen - drums

Tomas - kontaktoplysninger2 klip
© Tomas Somr 2011