Andalus - the UK's leading Rumba Flamenco guitar Latin band
Specialising in the authentic sound of the Gipsy Kings and instrumental Latin music hits to create the perfect atmosphere for any occasion.
Andalus can provide a range of music from gentle background flamenco/classical guitar to lively song and instrumental dance music, perfect for, wedding bands, corporate entertainment, strolling guitar music and all private functions.
Andalus are available from a trio, and perform with real backing tracks on mini-disc, including percussion, sax and bass guitar, providing a full 6-piece band sound. For larger events however, additional live musicians are usually incorporated in the line-up.
For the ultimate fiesta, Flamenco dancers in full colourful costumes may be added to compliment the music of the band.
With years of live playing experience, the band is accustomed to giving only the best professional performance for any venue small or large. Bookings within the U.K. include provision of the bands state-of-the art P.A. System.
The band performs all the Gipsy Kings greatest hits, popular current latin hits and classic standards as well as your favourite dance music.
Andalus can perform with various line-ups starting with the core of 3 guitarists (including vocals):
1. Acoustic Trio – offering gentle background music. Perfect for corporate dinners/wedding breakfasts and business drink receptions
2. Amplified Trio – for livelier parties!
3. 4-Piece line up with live percussion - an excellent line up for dancing!
Extra guitarists can be added to any of the above as well as flamenco dancers in full traditional costumes!
For a fuller ‘Gipsy Kings’ fiesta experience they can offer 6 guitarists, 2 percussionists and dancers.
All of their amplified performances incorporate specially recorded backing tracks. This includes bass guitar, drums, keyboards; all performed 'live' by real musicians, giving the fullest live sound.
Some of their satisfied patrons include:
Rod Stewart – Gary Rhodes – Richard Branson – Victoria Wood – HRH Crown Prince Abdullah of Saudi Arabia – Captain Mark Phillips – Duke & Duches of Kent – Lord Archer – Bruce Forsythe – The Savoy Hotel, London – Grosvenor House Hotel, London – Royal Berskhire Polo Club – Henley Regatta