"The temperature rose 10 degrees just listening to the rhythms."Live and Local tour promoter
Sonrisa (pronounced s-on-ree-sa) are a West Midlands based Latin Jazz band, influenced by a range of Latin styles such as; Cuban Son, Tango, Bossa Nova, Samba and Rumba.
Perfect for dancing the night away or sitting back and soaking up the spectacle. Sonrisa evokes those hot summer Mediterranean nights and have earned a reputation for professional, dynamic and entertaining performances.
A mix of sultry Latin rhythms making dancing irresistible, a blend of original songs over traditional Latin grooves ensure audiences are seduced by the quality of musicianship and their friendly rapport.
A Taste of Latin
A musical journey from Spain and Cuba to Argentina and Brasil, a collection of original material with some traditional songs from the Latin world given a unique interpretation. Performed by five outstanding professional musicians comprising vocals, trumpet, flute, acoustic guitar, bass guitar, cajon and percussion.
"Sitting in the village hall listening to Sonrisa giving us a taste of Latin I was transported back to my childhood summers spent in Spain. The music was excellent and audience participation with percussion instruments to shake brilliant. If you missed it you missed a real treat."
- Audience member, Tangley Village Hall
Latin Flavours!Brand New Show Coming Soon from Autumn 2016
Latin Flavours, combines some of the favourite numbers from Sonrisa's previous show A Taste of Latin, with brand new songs plus a new and added twist. Covering a range of Latin styles with a chance to either get up and have a go or sit back and soak up the spectacle in an evening full of fun vibes, toe-tapping rhythms and heartfelt songs. The name Sonrisa translates as "smile" in Spanish and is one thing we promise you will be doing during an evening of Latin Flavours.