Radio Cadena Agramonte
Thursday, December 14, 2017

Culture


  • Wax Statues of Che and Cespedes to Be Exhibited at Bayamo’s Museum

    Wax Statues of Che and Cespedes to Be Exhibited at Bayamo’s Museum

    Bayamo, Cuba, Jan 17.- Statues of Cuban independence hero Carlos Manuel de Cespedes, known as the Forefather of the Homeland, and Argentinean-born Ernesto Che Guevara, will be part of the collection of the Wax Museum of Bayamo, the only one of its type in the country. Museum specialist Ismarys Lo…
  • Cuban Dancer Loipa Araujo to Receive French Legion of Honor Medal

    Cuban Dancer Loipa Araujo to Receive French Legion of Honor Medal

    HAVANA, Cuba, Jan 11.- The Cuban dancer, Loipa Araujo, was awarded the French Legion of Honor Medal, the highest award given by the government of this European nation, reports Prensa Latina news agency. The French ambassador to Cuba, Jean Mendelson, pointed out that for more than four decades Ara…
  • Casa de Las Americas Prize Opens January 17

    Casa de Las Americas Prize Opens January 17

    Havana, Cuba, Jan 11.- The opening of the contest will take place on the eve of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Peruvian author Jose Maria Arguedas, to whom the event is dedicated. This year the contest for the first time includes the Study Program on Native Cultures of the Americas.

  • Dutch Trio of Strings Offers Concert in Cuba

    Dutch Trio of Strings Offers Concert in Cuba

    Havana, Cuba, Jan. 7.- A Dutch trio of strings, made up of Fanny Bry-Marks, Michelle Bruil and David Marks, will perform on Saturday at the Villena Hall, of the Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (UNEAC). This trio has received international recognition for their quality as musicians, and will …
  • Cuban Critic and Essayist Rufo Caballero Passed Away

    Cuban Critic and Essayist Rufo Caballero Passed Away

    Havana, Cuba, Jan 6.- Well-known Cuban critic and essayist Rufo Caballero passed away on Wednesday as a result of a heart attack in Havana at the age of 45. As essayist he made some forays into cinema, plastic arts, and music.He also wrote several books like ‘Un hombre solo y una calle oscura…
  • Cuba Exhibits Degas Sculptures in National Museum of Fine Arts

    Cuba Exhibits Degas Sculptures in National Museum of Fine Arts

    Havana, Cuba, Jan 5.- The Cuban National Museum of Fine Arts announced that the exhibit of sculptures by French Edgar Degas (1834-1917) will be open for the public until the end of January. The exhibit, in the Museum of Universal Arts, in Havana, includes 74 sculptures, the only ones rescued out…
  • Rouen Opera Orchestra to Perform in Old Havana

    Rouen Opera Orchestra to Perform in Old Havana

    Havana, Cuba, Jan 5.- The  will perform a piece by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, on January 8 in the Minor Basilica of the Convent of St. Francis of Assisi. La Gran Partita, Serenade No. 10, KV-361, in B flat, for 12 wind instruments and a double bass, was composed back in 1784 and its premier took …
  • Radio Cadena Agramonte Online: Ten Years of Permanent Commitment with the Truth

    Radio Cadena Agramonte Online: Ten Years of Permanent Commitment with the Truth

    By Tay Toscano Jerez / Radio Cadena Agramonte.  
    tay@rcagramonte.icrt.cu

    A new website was launched into the cyberspace on January 4, 2001: www.cadenagramonte.cu, it was more that the web version of Radio Cadena Agramonte; but then we were unable to figure out the full dimension of our project.

  • Cuban artists Honor Alicia Alonso on her 90 birthday

    Cuban artists Honor Alicia Alonso on her 90 birthday

    Havana, Cuba, Dec 21.- A homage concert to mark the 90 birthday on Cuban prima ballerina assoluta Alicia Alonso was given in Havana last night by several renown artists like Maestro Frank Fernandez, the soprano Johanna Simon and pianist Hernán López-Nussa. The audience enjoyed a beautiful gala…
  • Chopin Statute Unveiled in Havana

    Chopin Statute Unveiled in Havana

    Havana, Cuba, Dec 21.- A statue of the pianist and composer Frederic Chopin sitting in a bank was unveiled in Old Havana, the culmination of the celebrations in Cuba for the bicentenary of the birth of the Polish artist. The sculpture, located in the Plaza de San Francisco de Asis, presents Chop…