AUSTRALIA'S PREMIER LATIN SHOW BAND
Hot, spicy, saucy, exhilarating, thrilling, lively, sensual ... are just some of the words used to describe this young and upcoming yet professional band known as 'Sonora Galaxia'. "Sonora" means brass, and brass is what this band has to offer.
Formed in the mid 1980's, this 13 piece Latin band, comprising of young dedicated individuals with a diversity of knowledge and experience, comes nothing short of a challenge. Specialising in traditional rhythms of South America, the Caribbean, Cuba, Puerto Rico and Colombia, together creating a fascinating blend of jazzy vibes that make you want to take your socks off, dancing endlessly ... dreaming the night away imagining you are in some hot Caribbean island ... and the rest is left to your imagination!!
Amongst traditional rhythms (such as Salsa, Merengue, Cha-Cha-Cha) their repertoire also consists of today's Top 40's such as Lou Bega's "Mambo No. 5", Ricky Martin's "Living La Vida Loca", Mark Anthony's "I need to know", Jennifer Lopez's "Let's Get Loud" ... the list goes on. The versatility and showmanship promises to deliver a powerful and energetic performance which is sure to please the most demanding of audiences. Sonora Galaxia have an excellent reputation amongst the entertainment industry.
"... hailed as Australia's premier Latin show band"- Sunday Telegraph, 1 October 2000
"My staff and I have only the highest praise for the performance, the professional attitude and the friendly nature of the performers" - Sharon Thomas, Events Manager, Darling Harbour Authority
"Sonora Galaxia deliver a high energy performance. Their highly polished performance ensures a great show and absolute entertainment" - Kerrie Ryan, Administrator, Brazilian Fantasy Productions
Sonora Galaxia has performed a major role in the following major events:
* New Year's Eve celebrations 2000, 2001 and 2002 in Sydney's most prestigious landmark, the Opera House, the Domain, and Hyde Park
* Festival of Canberra
* World Music Awards - Thredbo
* Fiesta and Bacardi Festivals - Darling Harbour
* Heart Variety Awards 2000
* Microsoft 2000 launch - Fox Studios
* Bondi Pavilion's South American Festivals
* South Sydney Council events
* City of Sydney Council events