Tiburon is an Austin based collective of accomplished muscians headed by Felipe Borrero, "El Tiburon." Tiburon specializes in Latin Jazz, Salsa, Cumbia, Blues and Latin Dance music. Come prepared to dance and "groove" to some exceptional melodies.
FELIPE “EL TIBURON” BORRERO
Founded and is a manager/player with the following projects "Big Band Tejano", "Trio 2 to 1", "Salsa Libertad", and "Tiburon". Check it all out @ www.tiburonmusic.com
Currently working with several projects; “Jonas Alvarez”, “Kiko y La Banda”, “Rey Arteaga w/Son y No Son”, and Mambo Blue.
• For the 5th year in a row in Oct 2016, Tiburon Latin Jazz performed at the Corpus Christi Jazz Festival prime time 7:30PM to 9:00PM to an awesomely appreciative audience.
• Invited to perform with Cowboy Manuel Donley at the Library of Congress in Washington D.C. Sept 2014 who is an NEA recipient at the National Endowment Awards. It was a humbling experience to be recognized at this special event at our nation’s capital.
• Nominated for Latin Grammy in 2013 after providing brass section recording for Johnny Hernandez on his Adventurero CD release.
• Honored and awarded entry into 2012 Ídolos del Barrio Music
• Recipient Latin Grammy in 2008 with Ruben Ramos.
• Nominated for Latin Grammy in 2003 with Ruben Ramos.
• Currently over 100 recordings to his credit playing trumpet, trombone, flugelhorn, hand percussion and background vocals.
Felipe Borrero "El Tiburon":