Introducing Ruben & Renee Duo
Available for special events, weddings and private functions! We play anything from classic to contemporary jazz, Latin standards, pop, classic rock and reggae.
Duo with Rubén Arancibia
Born in Argentina, Rubén was a successful recording artist and made the move to Canada in 1981. Rubén’s career includes over twenty years playing the Toronto-Montreal music scene, notably The Montreal Jazz festival, Festival Nuit d’Afrique , Harbour Front Jazz Festival, Jazz & Blues Festival in Chicoutimi (Quebec).
He’s appeared on CBC radio and CBC television programs like Radio Jazz Live, including performances with Chantal Joly, and Festival Montreal en Lumière. Rubén is a recording engineer and owner of Studio La Klave, producing music for short documentaries, theatre pieces (Anne of the Tropics) co-produced with Keith Thomas, and school plays.
In 2014, he was the recipient of the Niagara Music Award for Producer of the Year, recognizing his work with Latin-Pop project The Rio Trio. The recordings garnered the band seven nominations, winning in two categories.
Rubén currently resides in Niagara Falls with his wife Sylvie and is a consummate professional in the industry. He enjoys playing live regularly across the Niagara Region as a solo artist and as part of the duo “R&R”, with vocalist Geneviève-Renée Bisson.