Testimonials

July 10, 2018 Hermann’s Jazz Club has been pleased to host El Grupo Cubano, Brisas del Palmar during their 2016, 2017, 2018 summer tours to Canada. Brisas del Palmar attracts both a loyal following and new fans alike, selling out our club. Their authentic Cuban musical talent and enthusiastic showmanship are captivating. The Cuban dance rhythms are contagious for young and old alike. This group of seasoned musicians are extremely professional and well prepared. We are already booking our second summer evening with this talented Cuban group. ”

— Susan Joy, Artistic Director/Manager Hermann's Jazz Club

"Brisas del Palmar has built up a very loyal following in the North Okanagan, …they are all exceptional and engaging musicians who give their audiences a true taste of the music of Cuba, and great music to dance to. I highly recommend them to festivals and other arts councils." - Diana Inselberg, Enderby & District Arts Council

"One of the highlights of this past summer was the magical evening spent with these fabulous Cuban musicians…. They were extremely professional and well prepared and they thoroughly entranced the audience with their incredible musical talent and showmanship.  Their enthusiasm and rhythms were contagious and their vocal harmonies intoxicating." - Charlene Patterson, Char's Landing Port Alberni

We’ve presented Brisas del Palmar a bunch of times in Golden over the past 12 years and they’re a delight in every way. Lovely to work with backstage and a joy to see on stage. Beautiful music authentically played that resonates with and delights our all-ages audience. Two thumbs up!” - Bill Usher, Executive & Artistic Director, Kicking Horse Culture

"Never before has the Victoria Folk Music Society stage been rocked with such exuberance as that night in September when El Grupo Cubano (Brisas del Palmar ) played for us!" - Patty Castle, Victoria Folk Music Society