La Banda Ramirez plays Latin jazz in New York City and beyond.  Cuban, Salsa and Latin jazz of Mongo Santamaria, Eddie Palmieri, Chacho Ramirez, Don Grolnick, Dave Valentin, Ray Barretto, Bill O'Connell, Chacho Ramirez, Carolyn Steinberg, and many more. 


Latin dance music is also our specialty: Celia Cruz, Tito Puente, Arsenio Rodriguez, y las canciones clásicas de Cuba y Puerto Rico.  ¡Wepaaaa!   


We play concerts, clubs, community events, festivals, private parties, galas and fundraisers. ​For requests and more info, email us at  labandaramirez@gmail.com


Regular gig:  For 7 years, we played twice monthly at Paris Blues Harlem, ending with the pandemic in March 2020.  We honor the memory of owner Sam Hargress, Jr. 

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CALENDAR


​October 27, 2022 - WeAct for Environmental Justice Annual Gala


​​​October 22, 2022 - Ramos Halloween Party


​​​October 14, 2022 - Neighborhood Charter Schools Bronx, Hispanic Heritage Celebration


​​​October 5, 2022 - Mars Wrigley Corp., Hispanic Heritage Celebration


Sept. 24, 2022 - RiverFest, Bound Brook, N.J.  Free and Open to Public


Sept. 21, 200 - Hispanic Heritage Celebration, Mizuho Bank, NYC


Sept. 18, 2022 - ThaiRock Restaurant, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.  Rockaway Beach, N.Y. 
Free and Open to Public


September 15, 2022 - Latinas on the Verge of Excellence Gala, Empire State Building, NYC


September 3, 2022 - Gonzalez Party


August 11, 2022 - Corporate Event at Porta Restaurant, Asbury Park


July 24, 2022 - ThaiRock, Rockaway Beach, NYC, 6:30 - 9:30 pm


June 18, 2022 - Private Party at Alpine Country Club


May 13 & 14 @ 7 pm - Original music for "Lagrimas de mis madres," Maria Aponte's One-Woman, El Barrio's Artspace PS109, New York City


Feb. 11, 2022 - Valentine's Party, Waterside Plaza, NYC


Feb. 5, 2022 - Private Wedding, Hudson House, Jersey City


Oct. 31, 2021 - Sam Hargress Memorial Concert and Festivus, Jackie Robinson Park Bandshell, 2 - 6 pm, Bradhurst Ave. @ 148th St., #CityArtistsCorps


Oct. 29, 2021 - New Album Release Party - Londel's Supper Club, Harlem

www.londelsrestaurant.com 7 - 11 pm


Oct. 5, 2021 - World Salsa Radio, Nelson Rodriguez Show, Interview and Music www.worldsalsaradio.com
6 - 9 pm EST


Oct. 1, 2021 - The Cecil Steakhouse

8 pm     www.thececilharlem.com

Sept. 25, 2021 - Riverfest, Bound Brook, NJ

Sept. 21, 2021 - Tillman Chapel, United Nations, International Day of Peace celebration

August 28, 2021 - Morales Wedding, 

July 15, 2021 - Lattington Beach House, 

June 29, 2021 - Michelle DellaFave

May 28, 2021 - Torres Wedding

April, March, January 2021 - Recordings