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Save the Date for Baile Panchanga at the JW Marriott

Celebrate Salsa!

Don’t miss Arthur Murray Studios and the West Michigan Hispanic Chamber’s one-of-a-kind salsa celebration Friday, September 17th at the incomparable JW Marriott ballroom. Tell your friends and bring a group for this high-fun-quotient evening that features sassy pro dancing, lessons, contests and a big salsa sound in the elegant surroundings of the JW Marriott.


• Live Band Grupo Aye (see details below)
• $10 per person
• from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m.
• Lessons from Arthur Murray professionals!
• Professional Show performance by Arthur Murray Dance Studio
• Salsa Contest

About the Band

Super hot Salsa and Latin Jazz will fill the room as Grupo Aye, the brainchild of Interlochen trained percussionist Robert Mulligan, takes the stage with Cuban born lead singer Oscar Gonzalez. This ten-piece band made up of seasoned Latin and jazz performers, includes Keaton Akins, trumpet; Mike Sailors, trumpet; Oscar Gonzalez, lead vocal; Matt Heredia, bass; Tom Lockwood, sax and flute; Rob Mulligan, congas and vocals; Carl Poposky, trombone; James Rodriguez, timbales: Carlos Cruz, bongo and vocals; and Steve Talaga, piano. Together they produce a sound that is aye. Check out their sound at

For ticket reservations, contact Arthur Murray Studios. Open to all.