| ||June 6th, 2013 :: Gala|
| ||DLI performs for the sixth consecutive year for the Americas Society Gala at Cipriani Wall Street.|
| ||May 9th, 2013 :: Boston|
| ||DLI travels to Boston to perform for the Massachusetts Bar Assn.|
| ||May 3rd, 2013 :: Edison|
| ||DLI returns to the Edison Ballroom for a dinner dance. |
| ||March 16th, 2013 :: private party|
| ||DLI brings its Latin swing to a private party on Long Island hosted by Mario Sesso. It was Mario who hired DLI for our VERY FIRST job ten years ago!|
| ||February 15th, 2013 :: Bring your sweetheart|
| ||Celebrate Valentines Day by bringing your sweetheart to the Edison Ballroom. The DLI quintet plays from 7PM-12midnight, alternating with the Joe Bataglia BIg Band.|
| ||January 22nd, 2013 :: Las Octavitas|
| ||DLI quartet performs for NYC Comptroller John Liu at his event Las Octavitas at Taino Towers in East Harlem. We play from 5:30-7:30.|
| ||December 31st, 2012 :: Happy New Year|
| ||Ring in the New Year by dancing to DLI at the Edison Ballroom (only 1/2 block from Times Square!) WE play from 8 PM-1AM.|
| ||December 11th, 2012 :: RIP Luisito|
| ||We mourn the sudden death of our lead singer Luisito Ayala, one of the founding members of DLI. Luisito sang with us for ten years, and his loss is a shock to us all. |
| ||November 23rd, 2012 :: Post Thanksgiving Dinner Dance|
| ||Dance off those holiday calories at the Edison Ballroom as the DLI quintet swings the night away.|
| ||October 6th, 2012 :: Wedding|
| ||DLI trio performs at a wedding in Manhattan through the Hank Lane office.|
| ||September 25th, 2012 :: Dinner Dance|
| ||DLI performs again at the elegant Edison Ballroom from 7PM-12midnight.|
| ||September 14th, 2012 :: Wedding|
| ||DLI performs for a wedding at the Central Park Boathouse booked by Star Talent.|
| ||September 2nd, 2012 :: End of summer party|
| ||DLI performs for a Labor Day party in NYC booked by the Hank Lane office.|
| ||August 25th, 2012 :: Wedding|
| ||DLI performs at the Manor in NJ for a wedding booked by Star Talent.|
| ||August 11th, 2012 :: Wedding|
| ||DLI performs at a wedding in NYC booked by Star Talent|
| ||August 7th, 2012 :: Block party|
| ||DLI performs for the seventh year at the annual block party held by the Vladeck Tenants Assoociation on Madison St. FREE 4:30-8:00 PM Sadly we say farewell to Nancy Ortiz, who has hosted this event for all these years. We wish her well in the next chapter of her life.|
| ||May 22nd, 2012 :: Americas Society|
| ||DLI performs at a corporate event for the Americas Society at Cipriani Wall Street. Booked through the Hank Lane office, this is our sixth consecutive year at this event!|
| ||April 27th, 2012 :: Dinner Dance|
| ||DLI returns to the Edison Ballroom 7PM-midnight|
| ||February 10th, 2012 :: Valentine"s Day Dance|
| ||Treat your Valentine as DLI performs at the Edison Ballroom for dinner and dancing from 7PM-midnight|
| ||January 11th, 2012 :: Las Octavitas|
| ||DLI performs for the NYC Comptrollers Office at Taino Towers 7 PM|
| ||December 31st, 2011 :: |
| ||Ring in the New Year with DLI at the Edison Ballroom from 8 PM until 1 AM. West 47th St. Between Broadway & 8th Ave.|
| ||November 11th, 2011 :: wedding bells|
| ||DLI performsfor the Walsh/Mercado wedding at Tappan Hill in Tarrytown, NY|
| ||November 9th, 2011 :: catholic charities fundraiser|
| ||DLI performs for the second time for the C*(:+"-9 Charities fundraiser at Steiner Studios|
| ||September 21st, 2011 :: September dates|
| ||DLI performs for the 6th consecutive year for the Good Companions Senior Center on Madison Street on Wed 9/21.
We also start the fall season at the elegant Edison Ballroom on Friday 9/23|
| ||June 3rd, 2011 :: June dates|
| ||DLI has five performances in June:
6/3 Edison Ballroom
6/7 Private party for Hank Lane
6/9 Hispanic Society dinner dance at Cipriani Wall Street
6/10 Vladeck Tenants Ass. Family Day celebration
6/24 private party at Edison Ballroom|
| ||April 15th, 2011 :: Tax relief|
| ||Take your mind off your taxes by dancing to DLI at the Edison Ballroom Friday April 15th and Fri April 29th. On Sat 4/30 we play for a private affair in Queens.|
| ||March 4th, 2011 :: Dinner Dance|
| ||DLI performs at the Edison Ballroom on three dates in March. Fri 3/4, Mon 3/7, and Fri 3/18.
West 47th St. between Bway & 8th Ave. 7 PM until 12 midnight alternating with the Joe Battaglia NY Big Band.|
| ||February 5th, 2011 :: February is for Lovers|
| ||DLI plays for all the lovers on two dates in February:
Friday Feb 4th and
MONDAY FEB 14th VALENTINES DAY
Both dates are from 7:00 PM until 12 midnight at the Edison Ballroom (West 47th Street between Bway & 8th Ave. in NYC)
Call 212-201-7650 for reservations|
| ||January 21st, 2011 :: Dinner Dance|
| ||Help DLI start off the new year by attending the Edison Ballroom's first dinner dance of 2011: Friday January 21st from 7:00PM- 12 midnight.|
| ||December 18th, 2010 :: December|
| ||Start your holiday season with the swinging Latin sounds of DLI at the Edison Ballroom on Saturday Dec 18th from 7PM-12midnight.|
| ||November 5th, 2010 :: november dates|
| ||DLI will perform twice at the Edison Ballroom in November: Friday 11/5 and Friday 11/26. On both dates we play from 7PM-12midnight. We also will enytertain the senior citizens of El Barrio on Sunday 11/7 from noon-3PM.|
| ||October 15th, 2010 :: dinner dance|
| ||DLI will fill the dancefloor at the fabulous Edison Ballroom on Fri Oct 1st and Fri Oct 15th from 7PM-12midnight.|
| ||September 30th, 2010 :: senior citizens|
| ||DLI plays from 5:30-7:30 for the Good Companions Senior Center on Madion ST. in Loisada. Our 5th year in a row there!|
| ||September 23rd, 2010 :: BB Kings|
| ||DLI appears for the first time at the celebrated BB King's Club on West 42nd St (bet. 7th-8th Aves)|
| ||September 10th, 2010 :: dinner dance|
| ||Both 9/10 AND 9/24 at the Edison Ballroom from 7PM-12mid
West 47th St (bet.Bway & 8th Ave)|
| ||August 11th, 2010 :: community event|
| ||DLI plays from 1-4PM for the Baruch Houses Tenants Assn. 130 Columbia St.|
| ||August 6th, 2010 :: dinner dance|
| ||Both Aug 6th AND 20th at the Edison Ballroom|
| ||July 24th, 2010 :: BBQ|
| ||DLI performs at a private BBQ in Orange,CT from 4-8PM for John & Gladys Soto.|
| ||July 9th, 2010 :: dinner dance|
| ||DLI performs at the Edison Ballroom on July 8 AND 23 from 7PM-12mid.|
| ||June 11th, 2010 :: community event|
| ||DLI performs for the 5th year in a row for the Vladeck Houses Tenants Assn. 324 Madison St. from 5-8 PM|
| ||June 9th, 2010 :: corporate party|
| ||DLI performs for a corporate party at Cipriani Wall Street from 7-11PM.|
| ||June 4th, 2010 :: Edison|
| ||DLI performs for a dinner-dance a the Edison Ballroom on both June 4h AND June 18th from 7PM-12mid.|
| ||June 3rd, 2010 :: corporate event|
| ||DLI performs from noon until 2 PM at the Equitable Life Ins. Co. at 7th Ave. and 51st St.|
| ||May 21st, 2010 :: dinner dance|
| ||Dance the night away at the Edison Ballroom with DLI and Joe Battaglia's New York Big Band. 7PM-12mid.|
| ||May 7th, 2010 :: dinner dance|
| ||DLI performs again at the elegant
Edison Ballroom from 7PM-12mid.|
| ||April 28th, 2010 :: senior citizens concert|
| ||DLI performs a concert at a senior citizen center in Washington Heights at 11 AM|
| ||April 23rd, 2010 :: dinner dance|
| ||DLI plays for dinner and dancing at the Edison Ballroom. 7PM-12mid.|
| ||April 9th, 2010 :: dinner dance|
| ||DLI performs again at the elegant Edison Ballroom opposite the Joe Battaglia New York Big Band.|
| ||March 26th, 2010 :: Dinner dance|
| ||DLI quintet performs at the Edison Ballroom from 7PM-12mid.|
| ||March 6th, 2010 :: wedding|
| ||DLI performs as a trio for the wedding of Ashley & Nicholas in Tribeca. 6-10 PM|
| ||February 13th, 2010 :: Feb dates for DLI at Edison|
| ||DLI has two dates in February at the Edison Ballroom: Sat 2/13 and Sat 2/27. Come celebrate with your Valentine!|
| ||January 16th, 2010 :: DLI at Edison Ballroom|
| ||DLI performs on two Saturdays in January at the Edison Ballroom on West 47th Street: 1/16 and 1/23.
We play from 7PM-12midnight and share the stage with Joe Battaglia and his New York Big Band.|
| ||December 12th, 2009 :: Holidays at Edison|
| ||Come celebrate the holidays with DLI at the Edison Ballroom: Sat 12/12, Sat 12/26 AND a special New Year's Eve Party on 12/31. The Edison is located on West 47th Street between Broadway and 8th Avenue. We play from 7PM-12midnight (one hour later on NYE)|
| ||November 21st, 2009 :: Edison Ballroom|
| ||Dinner and dancing to DLI from 7PM-12midnight on Sat 11/21 and Sat 11/28 (to help you work off some of that Thanksgiving turkey!)|
| ||October 17th, 2009 :: Edison Ballroom|
| ||DLI has two dates at the beautiful Edison Ballroom: Sat 10/17 and Sat 10/24. We play from 7PM-12midnight.|
| ||September 26th, 2009 :: Edison Ballroom dinner-dance|
| ||DLI performs from 7PM-12midnight at the Edison Ballroom alternating with the Joe Battaglia New Yirk Big Band.|
| ||September 17th, 2009 :: block party|
| ||DLI performs at a block party sponsored by the Good Companions Senior Center. 6-8PM at 324 Madison Street. This is our fifth annual apperarance there!|
| ||August 1st, 2009 :: August at Edison|
| ||DLI performs at the Edison Ballroom on Saturday 8/1, 8/15, and 8/29. We also perform at a country club function in Livingston, NJ on Sunday 8/9.|
| ||July 4th, 2009 :: July dates|
| ||DLI performs at the Edison Ballroom on Sat 7/4 and Sat 7/18.
Also on 7/18 we play at a block party for the Wise Tenant's Ass. Saturday 7/25 we play for a country club affair in Stamford, CT. |
| ||June 5th, 2009 :: Milestone|
| ||Friday June 5th will be a bittersweet celebration for DLI: We mark our 6th anniversary at the Rainbow Room, and also our last gig there (it's closing.) Fortunately we are beginning a new steady gig at the Edison Ballroom on Saturday 6/27. We hope to be there most Saturdays from now on. We have found a new home! Monday 6/15 we play for a private party at Cipriani Wall Street.|
| ||May 1st, 2009 :: Rainbow Room |
| ||DLI performs at the Rainbow Room on Friday 5/1 and Saturday 5/23.|
| ||April 3rd, 2009 :: Rainbow Room|
| ||DLI performs at the Rainbow Room on Friday 4/3 and Saturday 4/11.|
| ||March 8th, 2009 :: March Dates|
| ||DLI performs at a wedding at the Pierre Hotel on Sunday March 8th and at the Rainbow Room on Saturday 3/14.|
| ||February 14th, 2009 :: February dates|
| ||DLI appears at the Rainbow Room on Sat 2/14 to celebrate Valentine's Day and Fri 2/27.|
| ||January 3rd, 2009 :: January dates|
| ||DLI will ring in the new year with three dates at the Rainbow Room: Sat 1/3, Fri 1/16, and Fri 1/30. All dates are from 7 PM - 12 midnight and feature the DLI Quintet (David, Luisito, Igor, Ray Martinez, and Eddie Montalvo.)|
| ||December 13th, 2008 :: December at the Rainbow Room|
| ||DLI performs three times this month at the fabulous Rainbow Room. Come see the Rockefeller Center Xmas Tree and dance to the music of DLI:
We play all three dates from 7 PM-12midnight
| ||November 7th, 2008 :: november dates|
| ||Friday 11/7 DLI performs at Cumberland County Community College in Vineland, NJ to celebrate Hispanic heritage. 8-10 PM
Saturday 11/15 DLI featured in a two-page article (with photos) about the Rainbow Room in today's NY Post (pp. 25-26)
Wednesday 11/26 DLI returns to Vintage, 171 Main Street in White Plains for a pre-Thanksgiving Salsa Party. Music starts at 9 PM
Friday 11/28 DLI performs at the Rainbow Room from 7 PM-12mid
| ||October 3rd, 2008 :: october dates|
| ||10/3 Rainbow Room 7PM-12mid
10/10 Rainbow Room
10/16 corporate party
10/24 Rainbow Room|
| ||September 10th, 2008 :: september dates|
| ||9/10 DLI makes it's fourth annual appearance at the fall festival of the Good Companions Senior Center 334 Madison St. We play from 6-8 PM.
9/12 Rainbow Room 7PM-12mid
9/26 Rainbow Room
9/28 Dave's wedding 1PM
| ||August 9th, 2008 :: August DLI dates|
| ||Sat 8/9 DLI at the Rainbow Room from 7PM-12 midnight
Sat 8/16 DLI travels to Beaver Creek, Colorado to perform at the wedding of Emily Taub and Orlay Alonso.
Fri 8/22 DLI performs for a wedding with the Hank Lane Orchestra in Manhattan.|
| ||July 5th, 2008 :: DLI's July dates|
| ||Sat 7/5 DLI performs for Hank Lane Music at a wedding in Westchester
Fri 7/11 DLI begins our 6th season at the Rainbow Room
Sat 7/12 Another wedding for Hank Lane Music , also in Westchester.
Fri 7/18 DLI at the Rainbow Room
Thurs 7/24 DLI performs a lunchtime concert (noon-2PM) for Music a la Mode at 1166 6th Ave at 46th St.
Fri 7/25 DLI at the Rainbow Room|
| ||June 11th, 2008 :: June DLI dates|
| ||Wed 6/11 DLI performs at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel for the Spanish-U.S. Chamber of Commerce Dinner Dance.
Fri 6/13 It's a lucky day as DLI performs at the Rainbow Room.
Wed 6/18 DLI plays a luchtime concert for Music a la Mode at 919 3rd Ave
Thurs 6/26 Another Music a la Mode lunchtime concert. This time we're at 787 7th Ave (the Galleria entrance on West 51st Street)
Fri 6/27 DLI celebrates our 5th Anniversary at the Rainbow Room!!|
| ||May 5th, 2008 :: May dates|
| ||DLI performs at a fund-raiser for Neighborhood Links in Bedford, NY on Sat 5/3 and at a cocktail party at the NY Hilton on Tues 5/20.|
| ||April 5th, 2008 :: April weddings|
| ||DLI performs for three weddings in April with the Hank Lane Office: Sat 4/5, Sun 4/13, and Sat 4/19. We also perform for a corporate function on Wed 4/9.|
| ||March 15th, 2008 :: Rainbow Room in March|
| ||DLI performs at the Rainbow Room on Sat March 15th from 7PM-12midnight|
| ||February 8th, 2008 :: Rainbow Room in Feb|
| ||DLI performs two dates at the Rainbow Room: Fri 2/8 and Sat 2/16.|
| ||January 11th, 2008 :: Ring in the new year (2008)|
| || DLI starts 2008 at the Rainbow Room on Fri 1/11, Fri 1/18, and Fri 1/25. Sat 1/19 we play a wedding at Chesea Piers, and Sat 1/26 we entertain at an industrial show in Central Park.|
| ||December 1st, 2007 :: December dates|
| ||12/1 wedding for Hank Lane
12/13 private party at Spark's Steakhouse
12/21 private birthday party
12/22 Rainbow Room
12/27 Rainbow Room
12/28 Rainbow Room
12/29 Rainbow Room
HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO ALL FROM DLI|
| ||November 3rd, 2007 :: November dates|
| ||11/3 Rainbow Room
11/7 party fr CORE marketing
11/9 Rainbow Room
11/23 Ranbow Room|
| ||October 19th, 2007 :: October dates|
| ||10/19 Rainbow Room
10/22 Sessions 73
10/24 Waldorf Astoria
10/26 Rainbow Room
10/27 wedding for Hank Lane |
| ||September 7th, 2007 :: September dates|
| ||9/7 Rainbow Room
9/10 annual party for senior citizens on Madison St.
9/21 Rainbow Room
9/29 wedding for Hank Lane
| ||August 3rd, 2007 :: August dates|
| ||8/3 Rainbow Room
8/10 Rainbow Room
8/11 block party for Vladeck tenants association
8/15 lunchtime concert at Battery Park City
8/17 Rainbow Room
8/24 Rainbow Room
8/29 Swing 46|
| ||July 12th, 2007 :: special July for DLI|
| ||7/12 DLI performs from noon-2PM at 1166 6th Ave sponsored by Music a la Mode
7/13 DLI at the Rainbow Room from 7PM-12 midnight
7/16 DLI performs for the first time at Sessions, 73rd St & 1st Ave in Manhattan
*******7/18 DLI is proud to be a featured peformer at Lincoln Center's Midsummernight Swing!!!
Dance class at 6:30 and the band plays two sets between 7:30-10PM.
Admission is free to the courtyard by the fountain at Lincoln Center, and there is a $15 charge to use the special dance floor in front of the stage
Come on out and support our music at this prestigious venue!*******
7/24 DLI plays two sets between noon-2PM at 919 3rd Avenue, sponsored by Music a la Mode
7/27 DLI appears at the beautiful Rainbow Room from 7PM until midnight.
| ||June 17th, 2007 :: DLI June dates|
| ||6/17 DLI performs at a graduation party in Greenwich, CT
*****6/22 DLI celebrates our 4th Anniversary at thge prestigious Rainbow Room*****
6/28 DLI plays as a trio from noon-2PM at 45th
Street & 6th Ave sponsored by Music a la Mode
6/29 DLI is once again at the beautiful Rainbow Room|
| ||May 19th, 2007 :: Busy May for DLI|
| ||5/19 Luisito & Igor add some Latin spice to a wedding with the Hank Lane Orchestra
5/22 DLI performs twice in one night! First at a cocktail party at the NY Hilton Hotel, and later at a party at Cipriani Wall Street
5/25 DLI appears again at the fabulous Rainbow Room
5/26 DLI adds that special Latin flavor to the Mike Herman Orchestra for a wedding in Manhattan|
| ||April 7th, 2007 :: April at the Rainbow Room|
| ||DLI will appear on Saturday April 7th at the Rainbow Room in Rockefeller Center. Music starts at 7PM.|
| ||March 3rd, 2007 :: March dates at the Rainbow Room|
| ||DLI will perform three times in March, 2007 at the prestigious Rainbow Room opposite Joe Battaglia and his New York Big Band: Fri 3/2, Fri 3/9, and Sat 3/17.|
| ||February 3rd, 2007 :: February 2007 dates|
| ||DlI has four dates in February at the Rainbow Room: Sat 2/3, Fri 2/9, Sat 2/17, and Sat 2/24. All dates are from 7PM-12mid.|
| ||January 6th, 2007 :: January dates|
| ||DLI rings in the new year with our first date of 2007 at the Rainbow Room on Saturday 1/6. We add some Latin spice to a wedding with the Joe Battaglia New York Big Band on Thursday 1/11. On Sunday 1/14 DLI returns to the Winner's Circle in Westbury, Long Island. iStar Financial has chosen DLI to entertain at their annual conference in Garden City on Monday 1/22. We finish off the month with another date at the Rainbow Room on Friday 1/26.
| ||December 12th, 2006 :: busy December|
| ||DLI starts off a busy month with a party with the Peter Duchin Orchestra at the Rainbow Room. Later in the month we play five dates at the RR: 12/22, 23, 28, 29, & 30. Come check out the Rockefeller Christmas tree and dance to the music of DLI.
| ||November 3rd, 2006 :: November at the Rainbow Room|
| ||DLI will be appearing on two Fridays this November: 11/3 and 11/24.|
| ||October 6th, 2006 :: October at the Rainbow Room|
| ||DLI plays a series of three Fridays at the prestigious Rainbow Room : 10/6, 10/13, and 10/27.
In addition, we play for the annual party of the Vladeck Tenant Association on Sat 10/14 and add some Latin Spice to a wedding in Oyster Bay on Sat 10/28.|
| ||September 7th, 2006 :: September dates for DLI|
| ||DLI starts the very busy month of September with a FREE lunchtime concert at 1166 6th Ave (near 45th Street) from noon-2PM on Thursday 9/7. We play on four Fridays at the Rainbow Room: 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, and 9/29. Wednesday 9/13 finds us at Saks Fifth Avenue, Wed 9/20 we perform for the Senior Citizens at Good Companions on Madison St., and on Sat 9/30 we perform at a wedding with the Robbie Scott Orchestra.|
| ||August 4th, 2006 :: DLI August dates|
| ||DLI has a busy August! Four dates at the Rainbow Room: Fri 8/4, Fri 8/11, Fri 8/18, and sat 8/26. Our first appearance at the West Gate Lounge in Nyack, NY is on Sat 8/5 (Two sets starting at 11PM). We add some Latin spice to a wedding with the Robbie Scott Orchestra on Sat 8/19, and a special FREE lunchtime concert in the atrium on East 43rd Street (betwee4n Lex and 3rd Ave. on Wed 8/30 from noon-2PM.|
| ||July 6th, 2006 :: DLI July 2006 dates|
| ||Thurs 7/6 DLI will give a free lunchtime concert at Tower 45, 120 West 45th St. between 6th Ave. & Broadway. Listen to our swinging sounds as you relax with your luch between noon and 2PM.
Rainbow room: DLI will perform at the Rainbow Room on Fri 7/14, Sat 7/22, and Fri 7/28. All performances are from 7Pm-12mid.
Winner's Circle: DLI will help the Winner's Circle Club in Westbury, Long Island celebnrate their 10th anniversary as a Salsa DANCE CLUB. We play one set at 10PM.
7/29 DLI will perform for a Latin Dance Night at the Hopatcong Yacht Club in Hopatcong, NJ.
| ||June 10th, 2006 :: June dates at Rainbow Room|
| ||DLI has a busy schedule for June, playing for a couple of private parties and four dates at the Rainbow Room in NYC: Sat 6/10, Sat 6/17, Sat 6/24, and Fri 6/30.|
| ||May 19th, 2006 :: May dates|
| ||DLI adds some Latin spice to a cocktail party at the New York Hilton Hotel on Tuesday May 23rd and we play for dinner and dancing at the Rainbow Room on Friday May 26th.|
| ||April 1st, 2006 :: Busy April|
| ||DLI starts the month with a Latin dance party at the Lake Valhalla Club in Montville, NY on April 1st.
We appear at the Rainbow Room on three Fridays...4/7, 4/14, and 4/21.
DLI has two radio interviews this month: Saturday 4/15 with Eddie Love on WHCR 90.3FM, and Monday 4/17 with German Santana and Louis Lafitte on WKCR 89.9FM. Both shows are from 10PM-12midnite. Tune in!!|
| ||March 3rd, 2006 :: March dates at Rainbow Room|
| ||March will be a busy month for us as we perform every Friday at the prestigious Rainbow Room: 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, and 31st. All gigs are from 7PM-12mid.|
| ||March 1st, 2006 :: DLI II reviewed in Latin Beat Magazine|
| ||Check out the March issue of Latin Beat Magazine. On page 40 there is a review of DLI II. Rudy Mangual says our cd is "joyous, powerful, and above all dance-friendly...a special recording."|
| ||February 4th, 2006 :: Feb at Rainbow Room|
| ||DLI has three dates in February at the Rainbow Room: Sat 2/4, Fri 2/13, and Sat 2/25.|
| ||January 6th, 2006 :: January dates|
| ||DLI starts the new year with three Friday dates at the Rainbow Room. We perform from 7PM-12mid on 1/6, 1/13, and 1/27.|
| ||December 10th, 2005 :: December dates|
| ||12/10 DLI appears with the Hank Lane Orchestra for a wedding in Manhattan
12/23, 12/24, 12/29, & 12/30
DLI has a busy holiday week at the Rainbow Room. Come check out the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree and dance to DLI y su ritmo tropical.|
| ||December 2nd, 2005 :: DLI makes top ten list|
| ||Latin Beat columnist Vicki Sola picks "Pepe Antonio" from our DLI II CD for her Top Ten list of 2005 recordings!|
| ||December 1st, 2005 :: CD release|
| ||DLI II CD is finally ready! Buy this swinging recording at Casa Latina, CDBaby.com, Descarga.com, and soon on our own website. The eleven tunes include guaracha, cha cha, bolero, bomba, & merengue in both conjunto and charanga styles. Bruce Polin of Descarga.com says that this CD is "a pure delight."|
| ||November 7th, 2005 :: November dates|
| ||11/7 DLI appears in a Mario Torres production at the Manhattan Reastaurant Lounge at the corner of Bleeker & the Bowery in Mahattan. One set at 8:30PM
11/22 DLI performs yet again at the Rainbow Room|
| ||October 1st, 2005 :: October 2005 dates|
| ||10/1 Leslie & Dave swing to the sounds of DLI at their wedding in New Jersey.
10/3 DLI appears for the first time at the new location of Henry Knowles' "Simply Salsa" on West 41st Street
10/7, 10/14, 10/24 DLI continues at the Rainbow Room
10/15 DLI appears with the Micheal Hart Orchestra at a wedding in Manhattan |
| ||September 2nd, 2005 :: September dates|
| ||9/2 Rainbow Room
9/10 Rainbow Room
9/21 party for Good Companions Senior Center
9/23 Rainbow Room|
| ||August 6th, 2005 :: August dates|
| ||DLI will add some Latin spice to a wedding with the Hank Lane Orchestra on 8/6. Other dates:
8/3 photo session for the cover of our new CD
8/12 Rainbow Room
8/13 block party for Vladeck Tenants Assn. on Madison St.
8/19 Rainbow Room
8/20 wedding with Hank Lane Orch
8/27 Rainbow Room
| ||July 8th, 2005 :: July at the Rainbow Room|
| ||DLI will be swinging at the Rainbow Room on July 8th, 22nd, and 29th.|
| ||June 3rd, 2005 :: Anniversary|
| ||DLI celebrates its Second Anniversary at the Rainbow Room on June 3rd!
June 10th we play for a wedding in Newark, NJ
June 17th DLI travels to Baltimore
June 25th we perform a concert at Kingsborough Community College in Brooklyn
| ||May 6th, 2005 :: May dates|
| ||On 5/6 DLI plays for a corporate party with the Riviera Band of Hank Lane.
5/27 DLI returns to the Rainbow Room |
| ||April 1st, 2005 :: April with DLI|
| ||This is not a joke! We appear at the Rainbow Room on Friday April 1st from 7PM-12mid.|
| ||March 5th, 2005 :: March dates at Rainbow Room|
| ||Here are the March dates for DLI at the Rainbow Room:
Sat 3/5, Fri 3/11, Sat 3/19, and Fri 3/25. We play from 7PM-12mid and share the stage with the swinhging sounds of Ron Sunshine with the Tim Ouimette Orchestra|
| ||February 5th, 2005 :: February dates|
| ||February is Cupid's month, and DLI will be playing for lovers four times at the Rainbow Room:
Sat 2/5, Fri 2/11, Mon 2/14, and Fri 2/18.
| ||January 7th, 2005 :: January dates|
| ||DLI will perform five times in January:
Monday 1/17 we return to El Flamingo to play for the best salsa dancers in New York. Two sets: 9:30 ans 11:00PM. El Flamingo features DJ Henry Knowles and is located on West 21st St. between 10th-11th Aves.
Friday 1/7, 1/14, 1/21, and Saturday 1/29 we return to our long-standing engagement at the Rainbow Room in Rockefeller Center. We perform from 7PM-12mid|
| ||December 16th, 2004 :: Senior Center concert|
| ||DLI returns to Riverbank State Park to perform for their Senior Center at 1PM on Thursday 12/16.
The park is located at 145th Street and Riverside Drive in Manhattan. FREE ADMISSION.|
| ||December 10th, 2004 :: December at the Rainbow Room|
| ||DLI has a busy December at the Rainbow Room. Come see the tree and dance the night away on Fri 12/10, Sat 12/18, Tues 12/22, Wed 12/23, Thurs 12/24, Tues 12/28 and Wed 12/29. Happy Holidays!!!|
| ||November 29th, 2004 :: New DLI CD|
| ||Showplace Studios in Dover, NJ is where DLI will record our second CD. The sessions begin 11/29 and will feature Ray Martinez on bass, Walter Reyes on congas, Edwin Vega on timbales, Marshall Gilkes on trombone,as well as Dave, Luisito, and Igor.
Stay tuned for more info. |
| ||November 5th, 2004 :: November Rainbow Room dates|
| ||In November DLI will perform on three Fridays at the Rainbow Room: 11/5, 11/19, and 11/26.
| ||October 4th, 2004 :: WKCR interview|
| ||Dave will be interviewed by Louis Lafitte and German Santana on radio station WKCR 89.9FM at 10PM
They will play the DLI CD as well as a recording of our live performance at El Flamingo in August.
| ||October 1st, 2004 :: October dates at the Rainbow Room|
| ||DLI continues its second year at the Rainbow Room with engagements
on three Fridays in October:
10/1, 10/8, 10/15.|
| ||September 3rd, 2004 :: September dates at the Rainbow Room|
| ||DLI will perform every Friday in September at the Rainbow Room. Come see us on 9/3, 9/10, 9/17. and 9/24.|
| ||August 6th, 2004 :: August Fridays at the Rainbow Room|
| ||DLI appears every Friday in the month of August at the Prestigious Rainbow Room:
8/6, 8/13, 8/20, and 8/30.
| ||July 3rd, 2004 :: July dates at Rainbow Room|
| ||DLI enters its second year at the Rainbow Room with performances on 7/3, 7/9, 7/23, and 7/30.|
| ||June 4th, 2004 :: 1st Anniversary at Rainbow Room|
| ||This month DLI celebrates its first anniversary at the prestigious Rainbow Room in New York. We perform there on Fri 6/4, Fri 6/11, and Fri 6/18.
6/26 finds us in Connecticut performing for a wedding|
| ||June 4th, 2004 :: 1st Anniversary at Rainbow Room|
| ||This month DLI celebrates its first anniversary at the prestigious Rainbow Room in New York. We perform there on Fri 6/4, Fri 6/11, and Fri 6/18 with the wonderful Tony Corbiscello Orchestra.
6/26 finds us in Connecticut playing mambos and cha chas at a wedding.
| ||May 14th, 2004 :: May dates at the Rainbow Room|
| ||This month DLI performs at the Rainbow Room on Friday 5/14 and Friday 5/21.
| ||May 1st, 2004 :: Gigs in May|
| ||DLI adds some Latin spice to the Hank Lane Orchestra at a wedding in East Hampton on 5/1.
Friday 5/14 at the Rainbow Room
5/18 finds us performing at an auction to Benefit the Little Red Schoolhouse.
5/21 at the Rainbow Room
5/29 Wedding at Manhasset, NY of Mary Ann Fusco and Dennis Bates
| ||April 19th, 2004 :: DLI at El Flamingo|
| ||DLI appears again at the home of the best salsa dancers in New York, El Flamingo. Two sets: 9:30 and 11:00PM. Admission is $10.
Go to www.mambOn2.com to view photos of this event.
| ||April 2nd, 2004 :: April dates at the Rainbow Room|
| ||DLI will perform four times during April at the Rainbow Room. Also on the bill is the Cab Calloway Orchestra. The dates are: Fri 4/2, Sat 4/10, Fri 4/23, and Fri 4/30.
| ||March 5th, 2004 :: March dates at Rainbow Room|
| ||DLI continues at the prestigious Rainbow Room on Fri 3/5, Sat 3/13, Fri 3/19, and Fri 3/26. We share the stage with the George Gee Orchestra.
| ||February 7th, 2004 :: February dates|
| ||DLI has return engagement at the Flamingo on Monday 2/9. Help us celebrate Luisito's birthday that night.
We continue at the Rainbow Room on Sat 2/7, Sat 2/14, Sat 2/21, and Fri 2/27. Robbie Scott and the New Deal Orchestra also performs.
| ||January 3rd, 2004 :: January dates|
| ||Ring in the new year with DLI at the Rainbow Room. We appear there Sat 1/3, Sat 1/17, Fri 1/23
and Fri 1/30. Ron Allen and the Harlem Reaissance Orchestra will alternate sets with us.
| ||December 22nd, 2003 :: Christmas week at the Rainbow Room|
| ||DLI continues their engagement at the prestigious Rainbow Room with Four dates during Christmas week. Take in the beautiful Rockefeller Center tree and dance the night away with DLI on Mon 12/22,Tues 12/23, Wed 12/24, and Sat 12/27. Happy holidays!!!
| ||December 15th, 2003 :: DLI apears at El Flamingo|
| ||On Monday, December 15th, DLI will make our first appearance at El Flamingo, located on West 21st Street near the West Side Highway. There will be two shows: 9:30 and 11PM. Admission is $10.
DLI will perform for the best crowd of salsa dancers in New York. Come join in the fun.
| ||November 7th, 2003 :: Busy November|
| ||November will be a busy month for DLI. We have seven dates at the Rainbow Room: 11/7, 11/14, 11/15, 11/21, 11/22, 11/28, and 11/29. For all dates we play from 7PM to midnight.
| ||September 12th, 2003 :: DLI extended at the Rainbow Room|
| ||DLI has been extended through the end of OCTOBER at the Rainbow Room. The new dates are:
Fri 9/12, Sat 9/20, Fri 9/26,
Fri 10/3, Fri 10/10, & Fri 10/31
| ||July 4th, 2003 :: Rainbow Room engagement|
| ||We have been extended at the Rainbow Room for the rest of the summer!!! The dates are:
Fri 7/4 Sat 7/12 Fri 7/18
Sat 7/26 Fri 8/1 Sat 8/9
Fri 8/15 and Sat 8/30.
| ||June 7th, 2003 :: DLI appears at the Rainbow Room|
| ||DLI has just signed a contract to appear four times in June at the prestigious Rainbow Room in Rockafeller Center. We play from 7PM to Midnight on Saturday 6/7, Friday 6/13, Friday 6/20, and Saturday 6/28.|
| ||May 23rd, 2003 :: |
| ||A show by DLI at Riverbank State Park- West Side Highway at 145th St. We play from 6:30 until 7:15. One set only.|
| ||May 12th, 2003 :: |
| ||The New York Hilton will swing to the sounds of DLI at a corporate dinner dance.|
| ||May 9th, 2003 :: |
| ||DLI makes its first appearance at the Rhythm Supper Club - 86th St. and 24th Ave. in Brooklyn. The music starts at 11:30 PM.|
| ||April 26th, 2003 :: Radio interview with Vicki Sola|
| ||Tune in to "Que Viva La Musica" with Vicki Sola on WFDU-FM 89.1
Saturdays from Noon to 3PM
DLI will be interviewed live on April 26th. Call in during the inteview to show your support for DLI and win prizes!!
| ||April 19th, 2003 :: |
| ||Erin and Roger will dance the night away at their wedding with music by DLI.|
| ||March 10th, 2003 :: DLI appears in Latin Beat Magazine|
| ||Check out the March issue of Latin Beat Magazine. Our photo
appears on page 18, and on page 36 we made the Hit Parade: Guantanamera is #7 on the New York Hit Parade compiled by Vicki Sola of WFDU 89.1FM !!!
| || :: Edison|
| ||DLI performs at the elegant Edison Ballroom on Friday May 13th and Friday May 20th.
WE also provide Latin spice to a wedding in Roslyn, NY on Saturday May 14th|