About Booking Merengue Bands
Merengue is lively, joyful music and dance that is most popular in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic. Many Merengue Bands use all types of instruments, but the tambora and the guira are common. Today, orquesta merengue is most popular for larger events and for concert venues, using a large horn section with saxophones, piano, timbales, backup singers, tambora, guira, conga drums, and bass. In some larger Merengue Bands and music groups a sax, electric bass, and accordion are also played.