After the death of Elio Revé in 1997, his son Elio Revé Jr. graduated from high level of music, who besides having been prepared by his father, and was part of the orchestra as a pianist and arranger takes up the challenge to continue the work of Reve and it assumes the direction of the orchestra besides achieving popularity, sonority and stamp for so many years had accompanied this group maintain.
Elio Revé Jr. and Charangón with rigor and great aesthetic and musical sense since reached the top of the Hit Parade of the national Cuban radio and television, have been performed on stages in France, Holland, USA, Spain , Belgium, Switzerland, Italy and Mexico where the orchestra was known and where they managed the public received them enthusiastically precisely thanks to having maintained the same sound.
In 2001, this popular group celebrated its 45th anniversary with a concert that brought together more than 20 thousand people. On that occasion they participated figures like Chucho Valdes, Juan Formell, Changuito, Mayito Rivera, Juan Carlos Alfonso and Yumurí.
Just that night full of celebrations and unforgettable moments Elio Revé Jr. and premiered Charangón the theme "Andan saying" which received the approval of the public from the time it became Hit radio and television.
In 2002 and early 2003 this group's popularity has grown, its prestige has also enabled it presented at major festivals such as Saint Lucia Jazz where figures shared the stage with the likes of Boyz II Men , Forplay, Earth, Wind and Fire, Herbie Mann, The Michel Brecker Quartet, Kindred and Mike Philips and others. It is also in 2003 that made a major tour of several European countries where they managed to break expectations.
Fr. 02.08.2019 - 21:00