Angel Wagner and Grupo Fantasia
Angel Wagner, musical director of Grupo Fantasia and master percussionist, plays more then 30 instruments. Angel has studied at the Harbor Arts Academy in New York and at the Berklee College of Music in Boston.
Raised on Cape Cod, Musician/Artist Jefferey Clayton (Music Director, Music Educator), founded PanNeubean Steel to share his passion for music. His love-passion for his Jamaican heritage and the quality of PanNeubean Steel is evident through his enthusiasm, initiative and dedication to professionalism. Showcasing the Steelpan's versatility in Caribbean (reggae, soca, calypso), Afro-Caribbean, Contemporary, Jazz, Fusion and Classical music styles is the essence of PanNeubean Steel.
Puerto Rican guitarist Jose Gonzalez presents his latin ensembles Criollo Clasico and Banda Criolla. Concerts, festivals and latin dance music. Five CD recordings and 2 Putumayo World Music compilations "Islands" and "Best of World Instrumental".
Inca Son, since its earliest beginnings, has been a band with a mission: to preserve and instill appreciation for their cultural legacy through the international language of music and dance. Dressed as either their Inca forebears, with feathers and gold earrings, or in the resplendent wool ponchos still worn in the Andes Mountains, Inca Son is, in the words of Boston Pops conductor Keith Lockhart, “the indispensable cultural ambassadors of this nearly lost South American folk tradition.
Dis 'n' Dat Band
Dis-n-Dat Band is a Boston based reggae and calypso band lead by award winning steel drummer and vocalist Debra Sarjeant and Grammy nominated ex-Black Uhuru drummer Marcus Rangotan Smith. The band has five members and has played all over the U.S. and the Caribbean.
Sambita is the blending of Latin and American dance music with jazz and pop styles, and is led by multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Mark Greel, one of Boston's longstanding premier talents. Sambita can play numerous South American dance hits, and well as easy listening Latin jazz and even more "gringo" oriented north american latin, pop and jazz favorites. When you're looking for a band that can keep your guests dancing to the hottest salsa and merengue, look no further than "Sambita"!
Pan United is one of Boston's premier steel pan groups. They offer three versions of the band, as well as soloists Debra and Charleston Sarjeant.
Strike up the band! Need authentic Trinidadian and Caribbean music? Latin, jazz, contemporary, and light classical music, too? We play all of the above and would be delighted to perform at your special occasion, indoors or out.