In the year 2000, Houston Salsa Dancers, Inc. hosted
the first Congress of its kind in the City of
Houston. In 2014 the Houston Salsa Congress
continues to highlight the beauty, creativity, and
culture of Latin dance and music with our featured
performing artists and musical artists: Alfredo "Sabor"
Linares and Sammy Garcia y Sabor de Puerto Rico.
Peruvian pianist Alfredo "Sabor" Linares is a
legend—a cult figure—long recognized throughout
Latin America as one of the creators of salsa music.
His music is a scorching combination of danceable
Latin jazz and Afro-Cuban music.
Sammy Garcia's artistic path has been split between
being a musician and a director and this immersion
into the craft has led him to be an innovator in the
world of modern salsa music. This innovative vision
is truly realized in his latest project "El Sabor De
Puerto Rico", where under his direction, never loses
the "swing" and "cadence" of the traditional salsa
The board members and volunteers of the Houston
Salsa Dancers, Inc. and in collaboration with Albert
Torres welcomes you to one of the largest salsa
events in the Southwest and honored to provide you,
our guest(s), with a magical entertaining lineup at
the Houston Salsa Congress 2014! (Read more