Salsamba is a Latin jazz quintet that blends the traditions of American jazz with the spicy rhythms of Cuba, Brazil, and the Caribbean – the result is great music that delights the listener with it’s originality. Based in Pittsburgh, Salsamba performs at clubs, festivals and colleges throughout the United States.
They have opened for Latin jazz king Tito Puente, guitarists John Scofield and Stanley Jordan, Steel Pan player Andy Narell, and flutist Dave Valentin. Salsamba’s CDs, “Mambo in Blue,” Mambo Del Sol” and “Latinventions” have received considerable airplay nationwide. The band are featured performers on National Public Radio’s American Jazz Radio Festival, which airs nationwide on over 125 stations.