San Lazaro

San Lazaro invite you to Abbotsford Convent on November 3rd to see the debut of new music created this year for 13 piece Latin Orchestra.

27th October, 2019

San Lazaro have been working on this music all year, with the process led by our newest member, Pianist & Arranger Romy Hernandez Carbo. The songs run the gamut of Latin American Musical styles spanning classic Salsa, contemporary Timba, Afrocuban Rumba, Latin funk and boogaloo, Cuban Son and psychedelic Cumbia. All have been arranged by Romy and the band for an extended version of the San Lazaro ensemble, featuring a five piece horn section and additional the talents of two of Australia’s most celebrated musicians in the field, percussionist Luis Poblete and Adelaide based trumpet virtuoso Lazaro Numa.


Franshesco “Keko” Viran – Voice

Marcelo La Greca – Voice / Percussion

Oscar Poncell – Guitar / Voice

Robert Douglas Sola – Bass

Romy Hernandez Carbo – Piano / Keyboards

Jethro Negron – Drums / Timbales

Sebastian Orellana – Congas / Percussion

Luis Manuel Poblete – Percussion / Congas / Voice

Lazaro Numa – Trumpet

Mat Jodrell – Trumpet

Lachlan Mclean – Saxophones

Jimmy Bowman – Trombone

Ben Gillespie – Trombone

Domingo Latino at The Night Cat this Sunday!

22nd July, 2019

Alo! alo! alo amigues! We’re back this Sunday at the Night Cat for yet another Domingo Latino.

We have been in the songwriting woodshed chipping away at two new songs that we will be playing in our two sets at the Cat! Come and party with us!

Get your boogie, burgers and beer at The B.East this Friday!

20th March, 2019

¡¡Oyé San Lazarinos!!! We’re gonna play that psychedelic salsa music you love at The B.East. It’s gonna be awesomezzzz!
It’s FREE and also there is burgers. Son Montuno, Cumbia, Boogaloo, All that nice and nasty Latin business. 2 Sets!!! Hasta pronto compañerxs Xx

RIP Percy James Landers

8th January, 2019

San Lazaro would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Percy James Landers. A great musician and a great person and friend who brought warmth, wit, charm and superb musicality to every gig and every hang. Love you Percy RIP.

The Night Cat celebrates the life of Percy James Landers on January the 10th.

With a huge line-up of musicians, friends and family, all proceeds will be donated to Percy’s family to help with funeral arrangements and to settle his affairs.


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Swooping Duck (Hiatus Kaiyote rhythm section)


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