Gino Castillo Band

Gino Castillo is an Afro-Cuban jazz percussionist, singer and leader of the local bands Gino Castillo Quartet and SoulFunKubanized, a tribute to African-American music that influenced a change in modern Cuban music in the 1970s.

Gino Castillo has played professionally in Ecuador, Cuba, New York City, and for the last few years in Charleston, SC. Sponsored by Pearl Drums, he has appeared in concert and recorded with a long list of international artists, many of which can be heard on his latest CD, Ya Llegue.In Charleston, he performs with his own group, The Gino Castillo Quartet. He also appears with the Charleston Jazz Orchestra and a number of other local groups.

 

 

 

 

Styles/Genres: Specialty & Novelty, Cuban, Latin, Jazz
Available for:  Weddings, Parties, Corporate Events
Pricing: $1,500 – $3,000