Sunday 12 November, 7.30pm
Latin jazz trio
Felipe Schrieberg – Vocals/Guitar
Rob Harrison – Keys
Paul Archibald – Drums
Bala Baile is a UK latin trio. Led by Colombian-American Felipe Schrieberg, the band plays original songs blending rhythm and blues, boogaloo, bossa nova, and Cuban son into something truly unique.
Bala Baile’s rhythm section also boast an enormous amount of experience between them. Drummer Paul Archibald plays with a wide variety of bands, including Newcastle legends Rob Heron and the Tea Pad Orchestra, internationally acclaimed Free Nelson Mandoomjazz, and has previously played with Edinburgh rhythm and blues stalwarts The Blueswater.
Keyboardist Rob Harrison is no less impressive. As one of the resident musicians at the UK’s top intimate jazz club The Jazz Bar, he plays with different Edinburgh projects including progressive funk outfit Jacob’s Heap, Glamour and the Baybes, the Sunday Sinners. He is also the MD for the Got Soul community choir, and a keyboard tutor at the University of Edinburgh.