Welcome to the Importados web site!   We will be celebrating our 5th year in 2017 and look forward to bringing you the very best in music and performance.  We’ve had the opportunity to play in multiple events including La Casona, The Copacabana in NYC, Terminal 110, pubs/restaurants, weddings, and recently on September 11, 2016 – an on the air broadcast (performing 7 songs LIVE on WPKN radio – 89.5 FM)!  We are looking forward to expand our performances and bring to you a diverse blend of music… stay tuned!

We are currently a 7-member group based out of central Connecticut. Our music is primarily instrumental and can be considered a mix of Jazz Fusion that includes many genres – elements of Smooth Jazz, Latin Jazz, Salsa, Latin Pop-Rock, R & B, and Soul.

The current members are as follows:

Hector “Tito” Rivera – Leader, Electric/Acoustic Guitar, Luis Rivera –  Congas/Percussion,  Josh Peters – Keys, Nelson Garcia – Saxophone, Spencer Hinkel-Belair – Bass, Art Lazzari – Drums, Willie Miranda – Bongos, Cowbell, Guiro, Shakers

Thank you for visiting our web site!