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Malecón Habana

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"Experience the Lively Pulse of Latin Rhythms: Feel-Good Tunes and Upbeat Vibes in a Relaxed Havana-Style Seaside Jam."
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Title: **Malecón Habana: A Musical Journey from Havana to Brighton** In the vibrant coastal city of Brighton, England, a captivating fusion of Cuban rhythms and Latin melodies reverberates through the streets, courtesy of the dynamic band Malecón Habana. Founded in 2018 by Pedro Medina and Adriana Lord, both hailing from the rich musical tapestry of Habana, Cuba, this band embodies the soul and spirit of Cuban music while infusing it with their unique flair and international influences. **Pedro Medina** and **Adriana Lord**, two exceptionally talented musicians, discovered a shared passion for music early in their lives amidst the bustling streets and lively music scene of Habana. Pedro, a virtuoso guitarist, was raised in a family where music was not just a form of entertainment but a way of life. Similarly, Adriana, blessed with a mesmerizing voice and innate musicality, grew up immersed in the diverse rhythms of Cuba, drawing inspiration from its rich cultural heritage. Their paths first crossed in Brighton, a city renowned for its eclectic music scene and vibrant cultural diversity. Despite being thousands of miles away from their homeland, Pedro and Adriana found solace in their shared love for Cuban music and quickly realized the potential of combining their talents to create something truly special. Malecón Habana was born out of this mutual passion, with a mission to share the authentic sounds of Cuba with audiences far and wide. Named after the iconic Malecón, Havana's famous seaside promenade where locals gather to celebrate life through music and dance, the band pays homage to their roots while embracing the universal language of music. At the heart of Malecón Habana's repertoire lies a diverse array of Cuban genres, including cumbia, merengue, salsa, Latin jazz, bolero, and conga. From the infectious rhythms of salsa to the soul-stirring melodies of bolero, each performance takes audiences on a musical journey through the streets of Havana, evoking nostalgia, passion, and joy. Pedro's intricate guitar riffs blend seamlessly with Adriana's soulful vocals, creating a mesmerizing fusion of sound that transports listeners to sun-drenched plazas and bustling nightclubs. With each note, Malecón Habana captures the essence of Cuban music, infusing it with their own interpretations and influences gathered from their experiences around the world. Beyond their electrifying performances, Malecón Habana is also committed to preserving and promoting Cuban culture through music. Pedro and Adriana serve as cultural ambassadors, sharing their knowledge and expertise with audiences through workshops, lectures, and community events. By bridging cultural divides and fostering a deeper understanding of Cuban music and heritage, they hope to inspire future generations of musicians and enthusiasts. As they continue to captivate audiences with their infectious rhythms and undeniable charisma, Malecón Habana remains true to their roots while embracing the boundless possibilities of musical exploration. With each performance, they invite listeners to join them on a journey through the streets of Havana, where every note is a celebration of life, love, and the timeless power of music.

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Malecón Habana's Reviews

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Alda O
2 years ago, for a Christmas party in Manchester
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5 out of 5

Absolutely brilliant uplifting vibes. Great band! Kept us all dancing and well entertained! Thank you all!!

Nelly P
2 years ago, for a Christmas party in Manchester
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5 out of 5

Amazing music and wonderful atmosphere. Great vibes. Had an amazing time. Thank you guys. Keep it up!

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Malecón Habana's Song list

* Bailando
* El cuarto de Tula
* La negra Tomasa
* Dos gardenias
* Obsesión
* Chan Chan
* Cumbia del abandono
* La caminadora
* Conga de Juana
* Ya yo me cansé
* Ciego amor
* Stand by me (Latin version)
* Get Lucky (Latin version)
* Vivir mi vida
* La camisa negra
* La gozadera
* Lágrimas negras
* Carnaval
* La gota de rocío
* Idilio
* Píntate los labios María
* Sabroso
* Bamboleo
* Summertime (Latin version)
* Sarandonga
* Tuyo (Narcos serie theme)
* Taxista
* Veinte Años

Malecón Habana's Prices

Last updated: 2024

Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Up to 1 hour£500
Up to 2 hours£500
Up to 3 hours£750
Customer questions

Do you have different line-up options?

Our line-up is as follow: a duet witch include vocals/guitar/small percussion and looping session like one man band style. We also have a trio option that could include a percussionist or trumpet player. Line up of four musicians will include a bass player.

What if my timings change after I've booked you?

We always try our best to be flexible to help to ensure the event runs smoothly as possible. If the timings change slightly in the run up to the event just let as know.

Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?

Absolutely. DJ service will have an extra cost of £100 until the venue close.

How much time do you need to set up?

We usually set up 30 to 40mins before the performance.

Can you roam around while you perform?

We can roam around only when playing acoustically.

Can I pick the songs you play from the set list?

Our set lists are crafted from countless performances and learning what works best to ensure guests dance and have an amazing time. However, we're definitely happy to chat through and make sure we find what works for your event.

Is all of the equipment (e.g. PA & lighting) included in your quote?

Our PA is not included in the quote.

Can you learn song requests before the event?

We can make our best to play any requested song. There is a fee of £30 for this service to take into account rehearsal times.
Cuban music, Cumbia, Latin, Merengue, Salsa, Acoustic
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