El Swing – the best in live and recorded Salsa
Saturday December 10th
El Swing Christmas Party
with live Salsa from
Wil Sifontes and his Latin Sound Quintet
El Swing DJs
Salsa Dance Class led by Yamile
23a, Knights Hill
Adv: £8 (early bird), £10 + bkg fee here
£12 on the door
Ahi Na Ma
Wilmer Sifontes, originally from Caracas, Venezuela, is one of London’s most accomplished, outstanding and prolific percussionists. He has backed up many of Salsa’s biggest stars (Henry Fiol, Adalberto Santiago, Tito Gomes) and played some of the most prestigious festivals (Glastonbury, North Sea, Womad) as well as leading his Conjunto Sabroso. Another great El Swing night is guaranteed.
The all-comers salsa dance class kicks off at 7.30 – led by the wonderful Yamile from Colombia – before the club night gets into gear at 8.30 for 100% Lean Latin through until midnight with Wil Sifontes and his Latin Sound Quintet and top-notch El Swing DJs keeping the dance floor bubbling.
The Salsa DJ Dream Team: (on rotation): Johnny G, Dave Hucker, Carey Lyseight and Gerry Lyseight have hosted some of London’s most legendary club nights: Sol Y Sombra, Salsa Fusión, Latin Swing at Wessex House, Mambo Inn, Villa Stefano, as well as lighting up Notting Hill Carnival with the Latin Rave Sound System.
7.30 – 8.30: Yamile leads her swinging all-comers Salsa Dance Class
8.30 -12.00: Salsa Party:
8.30 -10: El Swing DJs
10 -11: Wil Sifontes and his Latin Sound Quintet live
11-12: El Swing DJs
Come and support live music at a great venue with lovely people as far as the eye can see and, of course, the very best in salsa!