Established in 2021, all-female band Reina Rumba is the sister band of "Guerrera" orchestra, the UK’s only 10 piece all female Latin music orchestra.
Consisting of bass, brass, piano, percussion and vocals, the "party queens" perform a range of Latin musical styles from salsa to son, cumbia, bachata and bolero to name just a few.
The name of the band takes inspiration from Celia Cruz’s song “Reina Rumba” which talks about the female spirit at the core of this afro-tropical rhythm rumba. In this way Reina Rumba aims to bring this energetic female spirit to its music and performance.
Supporting Reina Rumba, Internationally acclaimed DJ veteran, Joel Verdecia, AKA DJ Flecha, has been promoting Cuban music across the world for 25 years. Nominated three times as Best Tropical Latin DJ in the UK for his originality when it comes to mixing, DJ Flecha is considered to be one of the most technical DJs of the Latin scene in Europe.