Rio Samaya Band
With a style that flows through the folkloric traditions of Central and South America, Rio Samaya music beats to the natural pulse of our planet, writing and blending it with elements of folk, rock, country, reggae, Latin and rhumba gypsy rhythms.
French and English radio stations:
Coop Radio 105.7 FM, SFU Radio 90.1 FM
Yuca Stereo and Radio Alicia.
CBC TV, VTV, Shaw TV, Global, City TV and Multicultural channel 20.
Pancho- Flamenco, Acoustic and Electric Guitars, Charango, Quena, Traverse flutes, Harmonica, Drum and hand percussion.
Sal- Accordion, Guitar, Bombo Drum, Shakers, and other hand percussion instruments.
born in Canada, has studied dance from a very young age,including ballet, jazz,tap, and acro and more recently flamenco, sufi, first nation and free style. Ja is an accomplished choreographer, creating and developing everything she has learned into new styles over classic boundaries. Having participated in numerous groups and stages around the world, her experience shows as Ja delivers every show with grace and realism. Ja also plays Saw, Mouth Harp, Cajon and Bombo. Ja can be included in Rio Samaya presentations if requested.
Recording a new album “Mi Love u”, soon to be released, and you can have a preview here:
19 Year Anniversary 1999-2018, new release of our original CD “Cuando Salga la luna” with the original cover.