The above musicians (excluding the mayor) are members of Orquesta Silva. One of New York's premier Latin music orchestras playing Salsa, Merengue, and authentic Cuban Son, they have performed at nightclubs, on the concert stage and for numerous private parties and special events. They were chosen by former New York mayor, Rudolf Guiliani, to perform for a special Dominican Day celebration which he hosted at Gracie Mansion (the mayor's residence) in August of 2001. They will be featured this summer in a special series of outdoor concerts presented by the New York City Parks Department and Ruden Management. Their Repertoire Includes:
They have been the featured band at many "Latin music nights" held at some of the most prestigious private clubs and country clubs in the tri-state area. Some of the clubs they have performed at include the New York Athletic Club, the Rye Country Club, the Westchester Country Club, the Hamlett Country Club and the Alpine Country Club.
Salsa, Merengue, Cuban Son, Boleros and many other traditional and specific Latin styles.
Orquesta Silva can provide small ensembles for cocktail hours and background music as well as fully instrumented large dance bands with vocalists. Dancers are also available to adorn their performance.
Their Repertoire Includes: