frankie floresDJ Frankie Flores, Cleveland

Baila Duro

DJ Efrain “Frankie” Flores is The Main Resident DJ for the Renowned Baila Duro socials and festivals in Cleveland, OH and is working actively at keeping Classic Hard and Rare Salsa alive. He ignited his passion for music when he first started spinning house music in the basements of warehouses in Cleveland during the early 90s.
 
It wasn’t until he came to NYC and was first expose to Salsa within its Mambo Dance Community that his true calling came to be. Although he has been playing for 18 years, he started his Salsa path about 13 years ago playing at small venues and festivals and meeting record dealers around the world. He has played at the 2008-10 Toronto Winter Carnival, NYC La Vieja Guardia 1st Anniversary, DC Salsa Congress, Toronto Salsa/Kizomba Festival, Tokyo Mambo Festivals, Houston Salsa Congress and the Ottawa Salsa Festival with the New Swing Sextet to name a few.
 

 

NEW YORK CITY'S PREMIER LATIN DANCE EVENT

The New York International Salsa Congress is New York City's largest and longest-running Latin dance and music event where the world comes to dance every Labor Day Weekend. This year is the 17th annual edition and will take place at the prestigious New York Marriott Marquis, in the heart of Times Square, footsteps from Broadway theaters, museums and other NYC attractions.  

Featuring live band concerts, performance showcases, instructional workshops, and non-stop social dancing all in the center of the world's greatest city, come see why the NYISC brings thousands of attendees from New York and over 40 countries worldwide for an annual celebration of Latin dance, music and culture.

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