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Occurs on Sunday August 22 2021

Approximate running time: 1 hour and 30 minutes


Firehall Arts Centre
280 East Cordova Street
Vancouver BC V6A 1L3

Production Notes


Sunday, August 22, 3 pm Rumba Calzada Eclectic, powerful mix of salsa, jazz and Afro-Cuban rhythms.

Raphael Geronimo: timbales, drums, bongo, vocal Allan Johnston: bass, vocal Lou Mastroianni: keyboard Rolo Preza: congas, vocal Rod Murray: trombone, percussion Tristan Paxton: guitar

Rumba Calzada's countless tours, festivals and sold out shows across Canada, the US, Malaysia and Philippines has set the standard for excellence for authentic Latin Jazz and Salsa music. Originally formed in 1991 by Boying Geronimo and now headed by his son, Raphael Geronimo, the band has recorded four albums with an array of nominations, including a Juno Award (2002 World Music Album of the Year), Westcoast Music Awards (2002 Outstanding World Recording of the Year) and Canadian Independent Music Awards (2002 Best Global Album). With airplay and media praise around the globe, Rumba Calzada is gearing up for more shows and recordings, with an all-new album planned for 2021. “This one stays in the CD player. A classic” (, New York).

Patrons are limited 10 tickets per show. No resale. Masks are recommended. The lobby will open 30 minutes prior to showtime.

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