Add some HOT LATIN FLAVOUR to your upcoming Event or Function and let this wonderful band take you on a journey through the Hot Beaches of Cuba, the coast of Ibiza Spain, dance clubs of Miami and the Hot Spots of the Latino lifestyle.

Fairfield, Mascot, Bondi, Sydney, NSW, Australia

“KANDELA”  -  Latin Dance Band

Consistently packing dance venues all over Australia since 1998 and currently holding a residency at La Vista NiteClub at The Portugal Madeira Club Kandela is considered one of Sydney’s premier Latin Bands. Previous residencies include: The Star City Casino, Amazons Niteclub/Restaurant Parramatta, The Stock Exchange Hotel, Petersham RSL  and The Millennium Hotel in Potts Point.
Also performing at prestigious venues such as: The Marble Bar Hilton Hotel, The Museum of Contemporary Arts and the Crowne Plaza Terrigal. And appearing regularly at the FIESTA Latin Extravaganza at Darling Harbour as well as The Spanish Festival held in “The Spanish Quarter” in Sydney.

The band performs a broad range of Latin Rhythms including: Salsa, Bachata, Rumba, Merengue, Cha Cha and Cumbia. To keep things interesting Salsaton, Cumbiaton and a dose of Reggaeton are thrown into the mix occasionally.

Some of Australia’s best latin musicians have performed with the band throughout the years. The current line-up consists of 5 highly experienced musicians that have worked with the best Latin Bands in the local scene.

Also having the flexibility to perform as a 3 piece to 8 piece band assures that most budgets and special requirements are catered for.

The Current line-up:

Alex Elias  -  Band Director. Vocalist , Gutars. In charge of sound and sequences. 30 yrs experience in the Latin scene.

Nathan Arrua   -   Timbales, Latin Percussion & Backing Vocals.

Guy Alphonso   -   Congas , Bongos , Latin Percussion

Mario Rodriguez  -  Keyboard & Latin Percussion.

Martin Lordon  -   MC & backing vocals.

KANDELA include the added bonus of being a "self contained" band, this means that a Professional P.A. , Some Party Lighting and even a DJ can be included at a nominal fee. A Professional and Polished MC is also available for those special occasions.

With their inimitable and unique style they have proven to be one of Sydney’s most captivating and exciting Latin Bands creating a buzz rarely experienced in the local music scene.

Variety is the spice of life so if you like a dance mix of different styles or if you love Salsa, enjoy Merengue and Cha Cha Cha, are Mad about Mambo or get excited when you hear RUMBA!!!!  “Then you’ll Love” KANDELA!!!!!

“Guaranteed to make your next function or event a unique and unforgettable experience”


Additional Categories:

Share on Facebook