Son Monarcas is a Latin Folk Fusion Chicago-based ensemble led by Irekani Ferreyra & Mercedes Inez Martinez. They blend the traditional with the contemporary by creating original arrangements of “son” while retaining the foundation of the traditional style.
Their original compositions include influences of Cumbia, Samba, Jazz and Experimental music in English and Spanish. Son Monarcas takes you on a musical migration, like that of the Monarch Butterfly, from the United States to far corners of Mexico and South America.
For this Sabor a Café show, Son Monarcas is:
•Mercedes Inez Martinez: Voice/Guitar/Accordion
•Irekani Ferreyra: Voice/Requinto Jarocho/ Violin
•Sammie Torres: Percussion
•Kitt Lyles: Bass
•Sophie Creutz: Saxophone/Flute/Clarinet
No cover, but reservations are recommended. Reserve online at http://saboracaferestaurant.com/Reservation.html or call (773) 878-6327.