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Thursday, May 7, 2020

Camagüey , Cuba , Music , jazz , Grammy award , EGREM , Horacio “El Negro” Hernández



Havana, May 7.- Grammy-winning Cuban drummer and percussionist Horacio “El Negro” Hernández, and his group Italuba present today a new jazz album, with the EGREM record label.

The album entitled Italuba XV, I lost my suitcase , is available from this Thursday in the online store of EGREM, the oldest and most relevant record label in the country, as well as on their social networks.

According to the record label, the 11 songs of the phonogram evoke influences, because through music the interpreters tried to speak with the ancestors and exchange sounds in a colossal discharge.

Thus, Horacio (drums), Dany Noel (bass), Iván (piano and keyboards) and Amik (trumpet and flugelhorn) decided to celebrate 15 years of union; because for them this album is equivalent to a musical party.

According to the review of the album, the celebration took place among friends, musicians and percussionists with whom Horacio has collaborated for more than 30 years of career.

Horacio "El Negro" Hernández is considered one of the most talented drummers in the world; he was professor of percussion at the University of Rome, Italy; He is a member of the Berkley College of Music, Boston, in the United States; from the Los Angeles Technical Institute of Percussion, and directs the KOSA International workshops. (Text and photo: PL)