Roberto Pla Roberto Pla
Best known as the God-Father of latin music in the UK

30/08/2017 10PM | GUEST | The Latin Explosion


Best known as the God-Father of latin music in the UK, Roberto Pla will join us at the Colourful radio studios to tell us about his career as a salsa session percussionist and his contribution to live music particularly in Afro-influence rhythms.



His Latin Ensemble is a regular presence on the European Festival and TV scene. World famous Roberto Pla Latin Ensemble 12-piece band will be launching the South American infused music series at PizzaExpress Holborn this September. Tune in to hear his story including touring with Boney M, headlining the Latin stage at Glastonbury, celebration of his band's 25th year anniversary and winning a highly regarded LUKAS Award for lifetime achievement and contribution to the Latin community .

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