faqs

 

How long does the band play for? 

The standard playing time is 2 sets of 50 or 3 sets of 35 minutes.

Can I have longer or shorter sets?

Yes, with prior discussion we are able to fit the music to the timings of your event.

How many musicians are in the band?  

In general, the band performs as a 4 piece for Latin jazz music and with 5 - 8 musicians for dance events.

What style of music do you play?  

We are a band that plays both Latin American music and Latin jazz.

Can I have a mixture of both?

Yes, we find both styles are frequently requested for an eclectic performance.

How does Riamba Duo perform?

Two key members - the singer and percussionist - are augmented with backing-tracks, to create a full sound on a compact scale.

How much space do you require? 

We require surprisingly little space as the majority of the band will be standing. As an approximate guide; a four piece band would need a space of 3 x 2 metres (width x depth) and a six-eight piece, 4.5 m x 3.5 metres.

What other facilities are required?

A minimum of two mains (3 pin) power sockets need to be located in the performance area. A room for changing and storage is required. Outdoor events must have suitable cover over the performance area. Promoters and agents, please download our Technical Spec list for large events.

Making an enquiry

Please email and include details regarding your enequiry, e.g: 1. where the event is due to take place - (town name)? 2. date and time of performance? 3. type of event, i.e. festival/concert, private event? 4. approx.number of attendees?

What is the cost?

This will be based upon your particular request, taking into account the size of band.

How to book?

Use the Contact page to email or message us on facebook, or use the email link - shown below.  Please include your contact phone number and details of your requirements, see above - Making an enquiry. Upon on agreement of all performance details, a contract will be issued using the Musicians’ Union standard contract.

Public Liability

Public Liability cover is provided on all contracted engagements, offering peace-of-mind to the client.
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Latin Dance / Latin Jazz

faqs

 
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How long does the band play for? 

The standard playing time is 2 sets of 50 or 3 sets of 35 minutes.

Can I have longer or shorter sets?

Yes, with prior discussion we are able to fit the music to the timings of your event.

How many musicians are in the band?  

In general, the band performs as a 4 piece for Latin jazz music and with 5 - 8 musicians for dance events.

What style of music do you play?  

We are a band that plays both Latin American music and Latin jazz.

Can I have a mixture of both?

Yes, we find both styles are frequently requested for an eclectic performance.

How does Riamba Duo perform?

Two key members - the singer and percussionist - are a ugmented with backing-tracks, to create a full sound on a compact scale.

How much space do you require? 

We require surprisingly little space as the majority of the band will be standing. As an approximate guide; a four piece band would need a space of 3 x 2 metres (width x depth) and a six-eight piece, 4.5 m x 3.5 metres.

What other facilities are required?

A minimum of two mains (3 pin) power sockets need to be located in the performance area. A room for changing and storage is required. Outdoor events must have suitable cover over the performance area. Promoters and agents, please download our Technical Spec list for large events.

Making an enquiry

Please email and include details regarding your enequiry, e.g: 1. where the event is due to take place - (town name)? 2. date and time of performance? 3. type of event, i.e. festival/concert, private event? 4. approx.number of attendees?

What is the cost?

This will be based upon your particular request, taking into account the size of band.

How to book?

Use the Contact page to email or message us on facebook, or use the email link - shown below.  Please include your contact number and details of your requirements, see above - Making an enquiry. Upon on agreement of all performance details, a contract will be issued using the Musicians’ Union standard contract.

Public Liability

Public Liability cover is provided on all contracted engagements, offering peace-of-mind to the client.
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