Verny Varela showcases Salsa and his philosophy of life, performing his new single, “Vive el Momento” on national television
Arranger, composer, singer and flautist, Colombia-born Verny Varela, visits Miami from his current home in the nation’s capital to perform his new single “Vive el Momento” (Live the Moment), co-produced by GRAMMY nominees, Luis Bonillas and Luisito Quintero, on national television.
This Washington, D.C.-based performer and professor at Howard University, will be featured tonight on America TeVe’s TN3 at 9:00pm ET and Monday, June 27 at 10:00am on Telemundo’s Acceso Total.”Vive el momento” is a song inspired by the book The Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle:
Listen Up! Enjoy life
Live in the present and not the past
Don’t worry, the future’s not here yet
Watch the lyric video for “Vive el Momento”
Varela is know by many fans as a frequent featured vocalist with the world renowned trip-hop, acid jazz and electronica band, Thievery Corporation. His love and respect for traditional, preeminent Salsa musicians, composers and dance, combined with his skilled and contemporary, “living culture” perspective on this beloved art form, magnetically summons fans to the dance floor and serves as the soundtrack to salsa parties all across the Northeast. He has frequently performed in prestigious venues such at Kennedy Center, Smithsonian Museum, The Lincoln Memorial, and festivals from his native Colombia to Peru.
Varela continues taking his sound and powerful, empowering music and messages across all borders, with a new album due out this fall.