By Arailaisy Rosabal García / Radio Cadena Agramonte.
On November 10th, when the hectic city of Las Vegas holds the 2011 Latin Grammy Award ceremony, people in Cuba will be anxiously waiting its results. It couldn’t be otherwise because three national musical productions have been nominated: Reír y cantar by Buena Vista Social Club’s diva Omara Portuondo; Oye mi son santiaguero by Septeto Santiaguero; and El son de altura by legendary Cuban “sonero” Adalberto Álvarez.
Cienfuegos, Cuba, Sep 27.- Renowned Argentinean guitarist Victor Pellegrini gave a keynote lecture on Monday at the Benny More Vocational Art School in this city, as part of his national tour.
Havana, Cuba, Sep 20.- The National Lyric Theater of Cuba is celebrating its 50th anniversary, focused on elevating quality and rejuvenating its membership, first soloist and general director Adolfo Casas announced during a press conference.
Havana, Cuba, Sep 20.- Omara Portuondo and Adalberto Alvarez gave a press conference in Havana after receiving the news of their nominations for the 2011 Latin Grammy Awards, to be announced on November 10th in Las Vegas, United States.