Artful Word: Sabor 2.0

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Don’t miss award-winning producer James Gero as he covers “Vermont’s Hottest Salsa, Merengue Sensation” {the Burlington Free Press} SABOR 2.0. Their sound is a heady mixture of Salsa, Bachata, Merengue & Latin Jazz infused with the infectious beat of traditional Afro-Dominican rhythms. This dynamic band was Vermont’s first Latin Band (Grupo Sabor) “Sabor” means “taste” or “flavor” in Spanish, and the group’s spicy mix of originals and classics not only lives up to its name but has made it a favorite with area audiences. SABOR 2.0 features some of the top regional talents on horns, Latin rhythm section and vocals, serving up scintillating originals and interpretations of some of the most exciting music in the world.

Dave Grippo (alto Sax); Tom Morse (trumpet); Matt Davide (bass); Miguel Fenton (congas); Peter Barzey (timbales, tambora); Livia Francesca (guira); Elka Diaz Torrens (vocals); Gabriel Evangelista (piano) musical director; Alejandro Torrens (vocals) band leader

Special Guests: Franck Muhel and Freeman Herve of “Life is Now” dance company

Contact: | Instagram: sabor2.0 |

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  • Production Date: 07/17/2019
  • Catalog Number: none
  • Archive Number: mp2039
  • Series: Artful Word
  • Producer: James Gero
  • Length: 01:00:34
  • Town: Burlington
  • Geography: Vermont
  • Event Type: General
  • Content Type: Other


1 Saturday July 27, 2019 at 5:30 AM
2 Saturday July 27, 2019 at 11:30 AM
3 Monday July 29, 2019 at 4:00 PM
4 Wednesday July 31, 2019 at 8:00 PM
5 Thursday August 1, 2019 at 1:00 AM
6 Thursday August 1, 2019 at 7:00 AM
7 Sunday August 11, 2019 at 1:00 PM
8 Thursday August 29, 2019 at 10:00 PM
9 Friday August 30, 2019 at 3:00 AM
10 Friday August 30, 2019 at 9:00 AM


James Gero