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NEXT CONCERT – Thursday 20.6. 19:00 Mladá Boleslav

Výstaviště, Mladá Boleslav, Song Order

Our Repertoire

Tempos – please learn

SLOW BACHATA 130 BPM: All Of Me, Señorita

BACHATA 130 BPM: Canalla, Incondicional, Létám, Perfect, Lamento Boliviano

SLOW 165 BPM: Baila Conmigo

SLOWER 175 BPM: Star Gees, Hello, La Sabrosa

MEDIUM 180 BPM: Brocoli, Sera Que No Me Amas, Yo No Se Mañana, Via, Would I Lie, El Cantante

FASTER 185 BPM: Lonely Boy, I Want You Back, Los Campeones De La Salsa, Ain’t Nobody, Bailando

FAST 190 BPM: Ran Kan Kan, Vivir Mi Vida

VERY FAST 220 BPM: Conga


Repertoire – Sheets and Audio

Active: Salsa (14), Latin Pop (1), Bachata (7)
played on most of the gigs, we should know 100%

Passive: Salsa (7), Cha cha (1)
added to some gigs if needed

#30 (Passive) El Cantante (Héctor Lavoe)

Instructions: MEDIUM 180 BPM

As YouTube until 2:45 then skip 7s, at 4:44 we start ad lib pno solo finished by brass melody 5:20-5:25, then from 6:05. We end with pregon ‘Cantando olvido las penas y también los sinsabores’ then 9:40 and 5 times accents.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#29 (Passive) Bailando (Issac Delgado)

Instructions: FASTER 185 BPM

Exactly as YouTube, less repetitions in the end.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#28 (Passive) Vivir Mi Vida (Marc Anthony)

Instructions: FAST 190 BPM

Exactly as YouTube, but if we sing with Ivar, we play in Gmi.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#27 Conga (Gloria Estefan)

Instructions: VERY FAST 220 BPM

Exactly as YouTube, but slower and we make it ‘our’ with the tumbaos and rhythms that we feel fit the song.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#26 Señorita (Shawn Mendes feat. Camila Cabello, DJ Tronky)

Instructions: SLOW BACHATA 120 BPM

In Gmi, and in the end we do solos of each brass instrument ended by ‘Oh I should be running…’. Other than that exactly as YouTube.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#25 Lamento Boliviano (Toke D Keda)

Instructions: BACHATA 130 BPM

Exactly as YouTube, only a bit slower.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#24 Via (Al Delory)

Instructions: MEDIUM 180 BPM

Exactly as YouTube, only a bit slower.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#23 Ain’t Nobody (Alex Wilson feat. AQuilla Fearon / Chaka Khan)

Instructions: FASTER 185 BPM

Exactly as YouTube, only a bit slower.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#22 Perfect (Ed Sheeran feat. Beyoncé)

Instructions: BACHATA 130 BPM

Our own cut from YouTube, but very similar.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#21 La Sabrosa (Fernando Sosa & Massimo Scalici)

Instructions: SLOWER 175 BPM

Exactly as YouTube, only a bit slower.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#20 Hello (Mandinga)

Instructions: SLOWER 175 BPM

Exactly as YouTube, only a bit slower.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#19 Ran Kan Kan (Croma Latina)

Instructions: FAST 190BPM

Our own shorter cut from the YouTube, and slower. See sheets or MP3.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#18 I Want You Back (Tony Succar feat. Tito Nieves)

Instructions: FASTER 185 BPM

Exactly as YouTube, only a bit slower

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#17 Será Que No Me Amas (Tony Succar feat. Michael Stuart)

Instructions: MEDIUM 180 BPM

Exactly as YouTube, only a bit slower

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#16 (Passive) Yo No Tengo Soledad (La Familia Salsa Band)

Instructions: FASTER 185 BPM

Exactly as YouTube.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#15 Star Gees (La Familia Salsa Band – Cover mix)

Instructions: SLOWER 175 BPM

Exactly as YouTube, only the video starts a few seconds late.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#14 Canalla (Romeo Santos & El Chaval De La Bachata)

Instructions: BACHATA 130 BPM

Exactly as YouTube.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#13 Would I Lie (Cubaneros)

Instructions: FAST 180BPM

Exactly as YouTube, only a bit slower.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#12 Incondicional (Prince Royce)

Instructions: BACHATA 130 BPM

Exactly as YouTube.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#11 (Passive) Sunshine (Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra / Raul Midón)

Instructions: FAST 190 BPM

In G#mi. We finish the song a bit earlier than original (at 4:46) with the full-length break, as is from 5:03.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#10 Brocoli (La Familia Salsa Band)

Instructions: MEDIUM 180 BPM

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#9 Baila Conmigo (Saned Rivera)

Instructions: SLOW 165 BPM

Exactly as YouTube, but slow groove – it’s our song for beginner dancers.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#8 (Passive) Oye Como Va (Tito Puente / Carlos Santana)

Instructions: CHACHA 130 BPM

Cha cha. We go as YouTube till 2:10. But every chorus is doubled. After 2:10 there are instruments solos, which we end by the 6bars rising (in D) ended by a triola. Then brass + solos, then one last round: break, Oye, and end with break. Last 2 breaks we end with a “Ha”. Note: The sheets for brass are not exact – we play it as in YouTube, the patterns are quite easy.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#7 Lonely Boy (Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra / The Black Keys)

Instructions: FASTER 185 BPM

Exactly as YouTube, only a bit slower and in Gmi.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#6 (Passive) Wake Up Song (La Familia Salsa Band)

Instructions: FASTER 185 BPM

Exactly as YouTube.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#5 (Passive) Micaela (La Sonora Carruseles)

Instructions: SLOWER 175 BPM

Exactly as YouTube, only a bit slower.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#4 All Of Me (George Dice / John Legend)

Instructions: SLOW BACHATA 120 BPM

Our own cut from YouTube + a bit slower. See MP3. No brass.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#3 Los Campeones De La Salsa (Willy Chirino)

Instructions: FASTER 185 BPM

We add improvisation solos for each player, then 2 choruses (start with “a capella”, end with accents) and then Coda.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#2 Yo No Se Mañana (Luis Enrique)

Instructions: MEDIUM 180 BPM

Exactly as YouTube, only we play in F.

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube

#1 Létám (La Familia Salsa Band)

Instructions: BACHATA 130 BPM

With brass. The song has changed a lot from the early version (MP3), now we use bachata guitar (samples), and breaks are (.xxxx.x.) before verse and (x.x…..) before chorus (counting eights, x denotes a hit).

Resources

mp3 text chord ireal trombone alto_sax tenor_sax trumpet bass piano conga timbales

YouTube


DRIVE

We use google drive to access all texts, chords, spreadsheets and more!

LA FAMILIA DRIVE

PDFs for singers


REPOSITORY

We have moved Lilypond / MuseScore scores and X-Air-Scenes to GitHub for better collaboration. Everytime sheets are updated, automated scripts can update them to this web page for ease of access.
github.com/lacimarsik/lafamiliasalsaband.com


REHEARSALS

Every Wednesday, 18:00, U Topíren 860 (metro: Vltavská)

PAYMENTS SHEET

Ladislav Maršík 261777328/0300 (ČSOB)
250 CZK until 15th of each month. The rehearsal room is 2000 CZK (8 x 250)


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