SUBHIRA QUINTET (CHL)
Music of the Chilean Subhira Quintet (led by the composer, musician, and environmental activist Rodrigo Cepeda, Subhira) combines musical ethnic roots of Chile and other countries with classical music, jazz and South American rich dancing traditional music. The visual component plays an important role in the work of this band. Their concerts are often accompanied by the screening of documentaries about the lives of different ethnicities. It is a band that will surely warm hearts of club-goers as well as fans of ethnic music festivals.
The soul of the band is Rodrigo Cepeda, alias Subhira. He graduated as Composer from the ‘Modern School of Music’ getting a post graduate specialization and later the Master of the Arts on Composition at the Conservatory of music University of Chile in Santiago. After more than thirty years on stage, he has released 21 albums, played hundreds of concerts and international tours.