Grammy-nominated Cuban vocal sextet Vocal Sampling are infamous for infusing the world’s best-loved music with their undeniable Cuban stamp. From Rumba, pop songs, romantic ballads, rock covers and traditional Cuban salsa music, they create a fresh new sound through unusual arrangements and entertaining vocals.

With a musical career that has taken them to the corners of the globe, Vocal Sampling have established themselves as one of the world’s foremost a cappella sextets. The all-male group has performed across the world in venues including the BBC Proms, Ronnie Scott’s, the Vienna Opera House and the Hollywood Bowl; they have toured the United States, Europe, Latin America and Asia, and have sung at festivals including WOMAD, Montreux Jazz Festival and the Printemps de Bourges Festival. They have released seven highly acclaimed albums since they first met at Havana Arts University in 1989, and have worked with legends Quincy Jones and Bobby McFerrin.

Friday 25 January 2019
7.30pm, Hall 1, Kings Place

Musical Magic. Vocal Sampling must rank as one of the most extraordinary groups in the world.
— The Times