El Grupo Cubano - Brisas del Palmar is headed to Crofton. (submitted)

El Grupo Cubano - Brisas del Palmar is headed to Crofton. (submitted)

Authentic Cuban music coming to Osborne Bay Pub in Crofton Friday

El Grupo Cubano - Brisas del Palmar hails from Santiago de Cuba.

On Friday, Sept. 29, the Osborne Bay Pub at the Crofton Hotel will be alive with authentic Cuban music when El Grupo Cubano – Brisas del Palmar brings their Vancouver Island tour to Cowichan.

El Grupo Cubano – Brisas del Palmar is an internationally acclaimed group hailing from Santiago de Cuba.

The group has received many distinctions including: Best new group 2002 Festival of Singers of the Americas; 2001-2002 Audience choice International Festival of Boleros; and 2003 best trio in Latin America International Festival of Boleros.

“Expert musicianship, riveting harmonies — this group has it all,” say promoters. The show starts at 8:30 p.m., and there’s a $15 cover charge to get in.