Leslie Hubbert plays guitar, accordion, mandolin, and hand percussion. She has been playing for dances, and dance classes, for more than three decades. She has played in various bands, including Kasmendotche, Girls’ Night Out, Los Piratas del Caribe, and the Deep End Woogie Review. Leslie has taught Cuban & Puerto Rican songs, as well as children’s songs, in English and in Spanish, at Sierra Music & Arts Festival, Occidental World Music & Dance Festival, and at Lark in the Morning. She has been collecting and playing Cuban & Puerto Rican music for 25 years. With her husband Michael performing as a duo, they play a wide range of music from Latin styles to Italian cafe music.