THURSDAY, JUNE 22 7:30 PM
Super T Aviation - Hangar 7 (Medicine Hat Airport)
$25 plus Esplanade S/C
Tickets available at the Esplanade and Tixx Central
Now in its third year, the Latin dance party in the Super T hanger at the Medicine Hat Airport has become one of the most popular events in the 21-year history of JazzFest! If you haven't experienced this amazing venue, this is the year! And we welcome a brand new band to JazzFest, once again bringing the sounds of Cuba to our city.
Yoslai De La Rosa was born in Matanzas, Cuba with music in his veins. Hot Latin dance moves and a never ending source of energy, De La Rosa has been entertaining Cuban and Latin Music lovers since 1999. He has led and managed the bands Onda Esclusiva, Clon Latino & El Clon and his first album was Cosas Del Amor.
In 2004 he released his second album Resaltando Cubani and the hit single "A Caballo" quickly became a National and International hit. The album received wide air-play throughout Cuba and two of the albums most popular hits sat on Cuba's Top 40 List for over 6 months and ended the year with two of the songs sitting at #10 and #22 on Cuba's Best Hits of 2004 list. With his unique style De La Rosa creates a fusion mix of Cuban and Caribbean rhythms, playing everything from Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Reggaeton and Dance.
He moved to Canada in 2009 and in 2010 released his first solo Canadian album, Guarachando A Lo Cubano. Two of these songs hit the top 10 Salsa Charts in both Germany and the UK. In 2013 he released his latest album A Mi Manera.
Yoslai De La Rosa is now working on a new album with top talent musicians from Cuba, to be release in the summer of 2018. Get ready to move "Latino Style"! Fabulous setting! Fabulous music! Bring your lawn chair. (Note: there is no ATM available at this venue.)