New York, NY (Top40 Charts)
Elsten Torres is a singer/songwriter/producer who came to New York from Havana
as a child. He was lead singer and songwriter for the American Latin Rock band, "Fulano de Tal."
After the breakup of the band, Elsten has continued both his own career as a solo artist and has had success writing for other well-known performers such as Ricky Martin, Luis Fonsi, Obie Bermúdez, Alejandra Guzmán, Julio
Iglesias, Aleks Syntek, Oscar de Leon, Marshall Crenshaw, John Rich, and many others.
He has been nominated for two Grammy Awards, the second for his first solo independent album, "Individual." He has won several BMI music awards for his songwriting and is on the board of governors for NARAS. Currently living in Miami, Elsten works with charity organizations such as "Hope" (Miami Beach Homeless) and Susan G. Komen for the Cure. He has recently released his second all English album, "Waiting for Clouds".
The quartet comprises Pedro Beroes on drums, Morritz Beroes on bass, and Manuel Gamez on piano
Arts Garage presents The Elsten Torres Quartet April 15 at 8 PM. Arts Garage is located at 94 NE 2nd Ave in Delray Beach. Tickets are $30-$40-$45 at artsgarage.org or 561-450-6357.