December 2013

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Coco Loco at the Scarlett Tree Saturday 12/21

Posted by on 17 Dec 2013 | Tagged as: Events, Music, Social

Latin party this Saturday with Ann Reynolds and Coco Loco at the Scarlet Tree!  8- 10 pm. All ages until 11pm. Good chance to warm up before the Timba party at Salsa N Seattle. Special guest Nate (Rulon) Brown will be joining on alto sax and flute.
See website for directions and venue details.



Havana Timba party w/DJ Reinier at SalsaNSeattle Sat. 12/21

Posted by on 12 Dec 2013 | Tagged as: Events, Music, Social

Starting with a free salsa lesson from 9:30pm to 10:00pm, DJ Reinier will play “Timba Caliente,” Salsa, Bachata, y Reggaeton until 2am. Great sound system! Stupendous dance floor! and bar drinks available.  21+ w/ID.
Cover $5 See SalsaNSeattle website for directions. Check out the facebook invite here.

Cuban dance party at Club Sur Friday Dec. 13th

Posted by on 12 Dec 2013 | Tagged as: Culture, Events, Social

DJ Baracoa is back at Club Sur with new music! Timba, Salsa, Bachata, Reggaeton, y Mucho Mas !!! Special Cover $5 bucks – just say “you are here for the Cuban Party” Doors -9:30 PM. 18 and over– There will be a roped off area for 21 and over w/ID. See website for directions and dinner reservations. Check out the facebook invite for more details.

Winter Dance Pilgrimage with Maiensy Sanchez Begins Jan. 5

Posted by on 12 Dec 2013 | Tagged as: Instruction

This series consists of six two-hour sessions to practice dance as a means to self-empowerment and will cover rhythmically challenging exercises, hands-on practice with minor percussion instruments (i.e., claves and maracas), and peer interaction.

When: Six Sundays, 2 to 4 p.m. – Jan. 5, 12, 26 and Feb. 2, 9, 23   Where: East of Aurora, near the zoo. You will receive address details at registration.   Cost: $210 Early Bird Special (by Jan. 1st) $240 after Jan. 1st $140 advance payment with $110 due on Feb.2

Capacity is limited to the first 10 to 12 students to register. All levels of dance and musical experience are welcome since the focus is on self-work. To register or to inquire about more information, please call or email Maiensy: 206.931.0485 or Not familiar with Maiensy? Check out her bio under the “Instructors & Classes” tab at the top of this blog. For full description see the following attachment: Winter Dance Pilgrimage. Facebook link:

The SuperSones in December!

Posted by on 05 Dec 2013 | Tagged as: Events, Social

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7th Matinee at Dusty Strings Acoustic Music Shop 3406 Fremont Ave. N Cover: Free  Doors open at 11am-9pm  Time: 3pm

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7th  Scarlet Tree in Roosevelt  THE FULL SEPTETO will play two sets of music starting at 10pm. So, get on your dancing shoes and come down to the Scarlet Tree on Saturday night! Cover: $7  Time: 10pm -12:30am

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 8th and SUNDAY DECEMBER 22nd  The SuperSones Trio at Tutta Bella Neapolitan Pizzeria 4411 Stone Way N in Wallingford Cover: Free   Time: 5:30-8:30pm

Afro-Cuban/Reggaeton workshop in B-ham this Sunday 12/8

Posted by on 04 Dec 2013 | Tagged as: Instruction, Kick Me !! (the poster), Social

with Antonio Diaz of Rumba Northwest at Bell Tower Studios (1430 N. Garden St.)
2-3:30pm AFRO-CUBAN Learn the basic steps to the most influential Orishas, as well as the Guaguanco. A well combined introduction to Afro-Cuban folkloric dance, but also a great refresher for the more experienced folks.
3:30-4:30pm REGGAETON Practice your body isolation, learn new ways to shake your body and steps to incorporate into your casino, and get a great workout!
Price: $12 for each class, $8 for students