Afro-Rican Ensemble

Type of Band: Latin, Jazz

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. network.

Information about each of the performers displayed and described, was obtained directly from each performer, and is therefore believed to be accurate.