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Special Guest List

Das Salsafestival Switzerland präsentiert jedes Jahr die gefragtesten Artisten der Welt.
Nachfolgend findest du die Artisten, welche unser Event als Gast besuchen.

DJ Cigarro       Austria
Partying Artist

DJ Cigarro, passionate Salsa fan and organizer of concerts, has been performing as a DJ for many years – in German, Austria, Switzerland, Lichtenstein and Italy – both at parties and festivals. Because he loves Salsa just as much as cigars, his Salsero friends named him “DJ Cigarro”.

DJ Folivi       Luxembourg
Partying Artist

DJ Luis Antonio Salgado       New York USA
Partying Artist

DJ Mambito       Germany
Partying Artist

For more than 20 years, DJ Mambito is part of the German salsa community. He is resident DJ at both Frankfurt Festivals and has been on the decks at every Berlin Salsa Congress since 2001. DJ Mambito’s affection for salsa and latin music started in his youth. The Viva Afro Brasil Festival in his hometown included stars like Oscar d’Leon, Celia Cruz, Jose 'el Canario‘, Daniela Mercury, etc. In 2017 he will be on decks at Frankfurt Festival, Prague Salsa Marathon, Candela White Zurich, Gutmann’s Summer Night, Frankfurt Summer and Munich Salsa Congress among others.

DJ Sergi       France
Partying Artist

SERGI is a truly international DJ and musical influencer with a background that reflects this through his experiences with other djs, social dancing and congresses. His love of music began at a young age with exposure to a diverse array of genres but it is with the salsa that she became ubiquitous. He began as a guest dj in the different places to be in Paris. He continued his upward momentum by creating his own evening, the LeSalsa'Club party.



DJ Sugar on Sunday       Bordeaux / France
Partying Artist

Sugar On Sunday is a female Dj living in Bordeaux France where she works activly to spread the love of latin music (Mambo, LatinJazz, Salsabrava...)What she particularly loves is to connect with dancers and tell them a beautiful  story, leading them on a delicious musical journey  - The deepness of her dedication for music (that allowed her incredible open doors with legendary ... 

musicians (such as Alfredo Linares, Ray Perez, New Swing Sextet, Joe Bataan, Bobby Sanabria, Harvey Averne…)- The care she takes to find quality of originals (cds, vinyls…)- The love she has to promote the knowledge of different musical styles (she used to do audio-retrospectives on air during radioshows)- A succession of « key » encounters...... all that makes possible for her to be trusted and booked in beautiful events (Mambo nights, Congresses) in France, Europe and North America (Italy, Belgium, United Kingdom, Canada…)She actually holds a vinyl social called "SAL Y AGUA nights" wich gathers people from all parts of French Wide West and let them enjoy the beauty of Palladium era atmosphere displayed by the original sounds of vinyls !

DJ Toni       Switzerland
Partying Artist

Karuk Gregoire       France
Partying Artist

Multi-faceted dancer, associates hiphop, salsa and afro in his dance. Dancing is a space of joy but also a laboratory of movement. Discover, learn, give, share are strong words that he wants to put on the first rank in his dancing.

Laura del Vecchio       München /Italy
Partying Artist

Laura del Vecchio tanzt seit ihrem 7.Lebensjahr - kommt ursprünglich aus der Hip Hop Szene wo sie erfolgreich an Meisterschaften teilgenommen hat- mittlerweile Wertungsrichterin für Taf Meisterschaften 4 Jahre Standard Latein, diverse TV Auftritte bei Thomas Gottschalk ( mit den Spice Girls) und Johannes B. KERNER. Tanzrolle bei dem erfolgreichen Deutschen Kinohit " Willkommen bei den Hartmanns" Jury beim Königscup. Willkommen bei den Hartmanns" Jury beim Königscup. 2016 mit Jochaim Lambi und 2017 mit Motsi Mabuse.Mit Santana Company erfolgreich an diversen Ruedameisterschaften teilgenommen( 2013-2014) 2015  Gründung der Roto Show Crew Bookings auf Kongressen Events etc. Laura del Vecchio gibt regelmässig Workshops deutschlandweit und in Österreich ( wie z.B mit Yanek Revilla) auf diversen Salsa Kongressen ( MSC, etc) Gründerin von del Vecchio Dance Studio. Seid April 2017 Tanzauftritt mit Victoria Secret Model Doutzen Kroes für Hunkemöller

Neeraj Maskara       Singapur
Partying Artist

Food is not the only thing spicy in India! This summer is just getting warmer with pure Indian jewel, one of the last Indian tigers! Neeraj Maskara is currently one of the most popular salsa instructors and performers in Europe. Born in India and a financial markets consultant by profession, he lives in Switzerland and enjoys the balance between being a workaholic and a salsaholic. His dance background has been mainly Jazz Ballet and Salsa with influences from several other dance forms. He has been teaching and performing at salsa congresses around the world since 2003. His shows are characterised by excellent musical interpretation, creative moves, great energy and expression. His workshops are always well structured, personalised, entertaining and motivating for salsa dancers at all levels. Moreover, Neeraj is well known for being a great social dancer, who always manages to leave a lasting impression on you with his friendly and fun-loving personality

Sean Babatunde       London UK
Partying Artist

Sean started Salsa in 2005 and immediately developed a huge interest. Within a very short time he started teaching, performing and competing.He won the London LatinFest Championship in 2008 and the British Professional Salsa Championship in 2009. He also entered the IDO world championship in Austria 2007, (10th place) and the IDO European championship in Switzerland 2008 (7th place).His passion for dancing combined with his unique style and a great personality is reflected on the dance floor and in his fun packed classes. He teaches at many events around the world and he is particularly well known for his social dancing skills.