Beantown Social Club
The Beantown Social Club plays a unique and original blend of Cuban music from the 50’s through the 90’s. Led by the Grammy-winning, Yaure Muniz, the band has enjoyed an extensive touring career for more than 20 years with the most prestigious Cuban bands, including The Buena Vista Social Club, The Afro Cuban All Stars, Irakere, and Cubanismo. Collaborative dancers are available upon request.
Born in Havana, bandleader and lead trumpet, Yaure Muniz’s father was long associated with the Orquesta Cubana de Musica Moderna and often took his son to rehearsals, sitting and playing beside some of Cuba’s best musicians. After many years of study on trumpet and flugelhorn, he became a regular member of the Tropicana Orchestra, later touring with with the Timba and Latin Jazz band, Klimax which launched him in an international performance career as lead trumpet for the Afro Cuban All Stars and Cubanismo. A graduate of the internationally renown Berklee College of Music, Yaure endorses Shires Trumpets and uses the CLWG Model with a GR 65S mouthpiece.