El Jalapeno Picante

Literally meaning “The Spicy Jalapeno, " Jalapeno peppers have become a part of many American dishes but originally come from Latino cooking and are found all over South America. This cha-cha utilizes a blues chord progresson and features a "trading" section between the pans and the engine room.


Duration: 3:23

Style: cha-cha

Level: medium-advanced

Personnel: 5+

Instrumentation: tenor pan (lead), double tenors (optional), double seconds, triple guitars, bass pans. The engine room parts include drumset and optional timbale, conga, bongo, and guiro parts.


*Also available as part of the specially priced collection: Pan Recipes: Style Studies for Steel Band

PDF score and parts