CHEKERE is the new face of World music a collaborative project led by the beautiful and talented world renown percussionist, dancer, singer Yvette Summers and Cuban trumpeter, producer, composer, arranger, Luis Eric Gonzalez. CHEKERE offers a unique blend of Afro-Cuban and Brazilian rhythms mixed with Jazz and Funk. Yvette’s accomplishments as a percussionist, singer and dancer hold her in high regard among some of the best Divas of our time. Having studied Orishas songs and dance with “Conjunto Folklorico Nacional de Cuba” her impressive resume credits some of the best musical masters, stemming from Grammy Award Winner Herbie Hancock, Bill Summers, Los Hombres Calientes, George Howard and Vinx. Luis Eric Gonzalez born in Matanzas Cuba is a graduate of the Institute of Arts in Havana and has performed with some of Cuba’s most prestigious artists including Celia Cruz and Cachao.With a style ranging from Latin Jazz, RnB to Classical and Rock. Luis has worked with the Best in the business.