STAY TUNED for our new CD "Cuban Butterflies"  due out October 2021.  

La Banda Ramirez

Photo by Charles Diaz


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, Carolyn Steinberg, Jack Glottman, Humberto Ramirez, 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 for community events, festivals, private parties, galas, fundraisers, weddings, receptions, clubs, restaurants. ​


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.  Thank you, Sam.


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

Sept. 4, 2021 - The Latin Jazz and Salsa Show Festival, Richmond, VA

August 28, 2021 - Morales Wedding, Brooklyn

July 15, 2021 - Community Center, Locust Valley, NY

June 29, 2021 - Recording with Michelle DellaFave

May 28, 2021 - Torres Wedding

April, March, January 2021 - Recordings at Tedesco Studios, Paramus, NJ