Type of Band: Latin,
Number of Musicians: 6
Instruments: Latin Percussion, Piano/Fender
Rhodes keyboard, acoustic Bass, Saxophone, Trumpet, Drums
Music Styles Performed: Latin, Jazz
Performance Attire: Event-appropriate
Other Comments: The Afro-Rican Ensemble
is an exciting Latin Jazz band, led by master percussionist Rolando Matias.
This group has gained recognition nationally and internationally through
their performances at music festivals, jazz societies, nationally-known
jazz clubs and music halls. They have made numerous television appearances
in the United States and abroad, notably on two jazz programs on the B.E.T.
about each of the performers displayed and described, was obtained directly
from each performer, and is therefore believed to be accurate.