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Live at the Gantries: Cumbia River Band

August 13, at 7:00 pm

New York based Cumbia River Band’s music draws from a festive repertoire of Colombian Cumbia and Riverside music. These sounds will take you back to the golden years of Cumbia as well as inspire you to dance and contemplate the joy and energy that this Cumbia River brings along. Featuring tuba, accordion, clarinet, percussion, guitar and voices, the band delivers a captivating performance, supported by the it’s particular approach to orchestration, which honors both traditional and contemporary sounds found in today’s tropical music scene.


Cumbia River Band released it’s debut album “RIO” in November 2018.


Sonia De Los Santos – Guitar & Voice

Mary S. Knapp – Accordion & Voice

Christian Rodriguez – Percussion & Voice

Juan F. Montoya – Drum-set

Ben Stapp – Tuba

Martin Vejarano – Clarinet & Compositions.


August 13
7:00 pm


Gantries State Plaza Park
4-09 47th Rd
Long Island City, 10007 United States
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