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15TH ANNUAL CHICAGO INTERNATIONAL SALSA CONGRESS

February 10, 2016

15TH ANNUAL CHICAGO INTERNATIONAL SALSA CONGRESS 

LEGENDARY HALL OF FAME LATIN JAZZ ARTIST WILLIE ROSARIO 

PRESS JUNCKET FEATURING 

A heat wave comes to Chicago February 11 – 14, 2015 featuring the BEST 

Dancers and Afro Latin Jazz musicians from across the globe will be featured at 

the 15th Annual International Salsa Congress. Legendary Latin Jazz Salsa Artist 

Willie Rosario will be performing at 15th Annual International Salsa Congress as 

part of his World Wide Final Tour. 

About Willie Rosario

Born and raised in Coamo, Puerto Rico has played with the top Salsa artist 

including Celia Cruz, Tito Puente, Mark Anthony and every legendary musician 

from the famous Fania AllStars repertoire. 

Among the awards and recognitions bestowed upon Rosario was a nomination 

in 1987 for a Grammy Award for his song "Nueva Cosecha" (New Harvest), 

various Gold and Platinum Records, the Agüeybaná de Oro Award, ACE, Diplo 

and Paoli Awards. In 2000, the Puerto Rican Senate paid tribute to Willie Rosario 

in recognition of his 40 years in the field of music. In 2002, Willie Rosario was 

inducted into The International Latin Music Hall of Fame.

Press    Junket    

Date    – Thursday,    February    11,    2016

Location    – Westin    O’Hare    6100    N.    River    Road,    Rosemont,    Illinois    60018

Check    In    Time    – 7:00pm

Overview    of    the    15th Annual    Salsa    Congress    – 7:15pm

Mini    Dance    Performance    – 7:25    pm

Willie    Rosario    – Meet    and    Greet    – 7:35    

We    invite    you    stay    and    enjoy    a    memorable    performance    by    the    Edwin    Sanchez    

Project.        RSVP    to    Gustavo    Aleman.

The Chicago International Salsa Congress 2016 Highlights at a Glance

 Over 75 Workshops of infinite variety for your enjoyment:

 Mambo

 Musicality

 Cha-Cha-Cha

 Salsa styling, basic-advanced, footwork, lead/follow, ladies styling

 Pachanga, basic and incorporate into salsa styling

 Bachata

 Rueda Summit

 Salsarobics

 NEWLY ADDED:  Kizomba!  All levels

 NEWLY ADDED:  Zumba with world class instructors from Zumba Fitness, LLC

 7 Professionally produced dance showcases – 4 Evening Showcases and 3 Matinee 

Showcases

 4 nights of the very best in Live Latin Music Concerts with Social Dancing

o Thursday, 2/11/16   THE EDWIN SANCHEZ PROJECT

o Friday, 2/12/16   WILLIE ROSARIO Y SU ORQUESTA

o Saturday, 2/13/16    CHARLIE APONTE Y SU ORQUESTA

o Sunday, 2/14/16   SAMMY GARCIA Y SABOR DE PUERTO RICO with AZUQUITA

 3 Ballrooms for your dancing pleasure:  

Grand Ballroom: Live Music Concert and the very best in

Salsa/Mambo, Cha-Cha-Cha music for social dancing 

LaSalle Ballroom: featuring the hottest Bachata music for social dancing

Michigan Ballroom:  Kizomba hosted by Marc Brewer, CISC

 Kizomba Ambassador with Charles Ogar and the Chicago Kizomba crew

 CISC Marketplace filled with exciting vendor offerings and services

 Thursday evening opening night party:  Industry night welcoming arts, dance, music and 

communications students

 Exclusive VIP Meet & Greet with World Renowned Willie Rosario and Orquesta for VIP 

access guests and full pass holders

 Saturday evening:  Walk the Red Carpet for CISC Celebrity Judges and win prizes

 

 

 

 

CONTACT: GUSTAVO ALEMAN 

EMAIL: GUSTAVO@IMAGENCONSULTANTS.COM

PHONE: 1-773-983-6542

 

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