Our Band


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Luis Alas - SAX

Saxophonist Luis Alas is the founder of La Calle Ocho Funk. Luis has been working as a solo artist over the last four years. Luis has performed with a number of artist through his musical career, including names like George Duke, Anita Baker, Savoy Brown and many others. Luis' most recent compositions for La Calle Ocho Funk "Sippin On Jack" has broken the top 100 in the smooth jazz charts. 

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Edrey Sarracen - KEYS

Edrey is not only an amazing musician but also the producer of all La Calle Ocho Funk's recordings and co-arranger and co-writer of many of LCOF's hits including Chocolate & Sippin On Jack. As a graduate of Cuba's conservatory Edrey brings not only amazing Latin piano skills, but over 15 years experience working with some of the top names in Latin music. 

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Edgar Ripoll - Guitar  

Edgar, one of the newest members of La Calle Ocho Funk is an amazing guitarist with a resume of who's who in music. Edgar brings an amazing richness of tones and grooves that has propelled La Calle Ocho Funk to  a new level.


Reinier Guerra - Drums

An amazing kit player, Reiner brings the beat that you've come to love from us and is an integral part of our sound.

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franklin Ramos - percussion 

Better known as "Kaky" franklin is our beloved percussionist and an amazing musical performer.