A renowned performer with the UK’s top Latin bands for the last 20 years, Elpidio Alegria has recently formed his own professional band Elpidio & Su Alegria. Mixing together a rich lifetime of Latin flavour, taking the swing from his hometown of Buenaventura, Colombia, and the rhythm of Cali, Colombia – ‘the capital of salsa’ – the tradition of Cuba and the style of New York. Elpidio has delivered workshops at SOAS University of London and in schools throughout London.