Jayro Gonzalez: Nicaraguan guitarist and singer.
Performs his SOLO Show
Desmond House, Main Street, Maynooth
EVERY Tuesday and Wednesday night @ 7PM
Jayro Gonzalez is a Nicaraguan guitarist and singer. Jayro’s has an exceptionally wide repertoire, from sensual bossa nova, vibrant samba from Brazil, rhythmic cumbia from Colombia, classic Argentinian tango, Caribbean salsa, merengue, Cuban sones, cha-cha, candombes, popular Mexican rancheras, corridos and boleros, the protest songs of Latin American political struggle, Nicaraguan folk songs, polkas, Latin jazz and more.
He plays covers of music by the Buena Vista Social Club, Caetano Veloso, PabloMilanes, Carlos Jobim, Jose Felicians and Carlos Santana, and also plays Latin-style versions of Irish tunes and pop music of the 80s and 90s.
In addition to performing as a solo artist, Jayro has worked with a range of Irish and Latin American musicians, and hashttp://www.reverbnation.
Jayro is part of a duet called CUBANICA with Eddie McGinn, an Irish percussionist who trained in Cuba. Both Jayro and Eddie have had extensive experience performing with different bands, given a unique sound as Jayro’s passionate singing meets Eddie’s Afro-Cuban rhythms.
You can sample Jayro’s music here:
Jayro is available for weddings, parties and private functions.