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Thursday, February 22, 2018

Culture / Music


  • Sound in Camagüey, Feast to honor the culture

    Sound in Camagüey, Feast to honor the culture

    Camagüey, Feb 1.- The second edition of the Camagüeyan Sound Meeting, organized by the renowned composer, arranger and pianist Manolito Simonet, includes a number of proposals as part of the Culture Week, which begins today, on the occasion of the 504 anniversary of the founding of this city, once Town of Santa María del Puerto del Príncipe.

  • Jazz Plaza Festival Holds Colloquium on Musical Trends

    Jazz Plaza Festival Holds Colloquium on Musical Trends

    Havana, Jan 19.- The presentations ''Projections of jazz in the Cuban musical discography'' and ''Peruchín: the genius of DNA'' are outlined as attractive themes of the program that today proposes the colloquium of the 33rd International Jazz Plaza 2018 Festival.

  • Jazz to Debate at Colloquium of 33rd Int'l Jazz Plaza Festival

    Jazz to Debate at Colloquium of 33rd Int'l Jazz Plaza Festival

    Havana, Jan 17.- Debate and exchange of experiences will focus the Colloquium ''Leonardo Acosta in memoriam'' during the 33rd International Jazz Plaza Festival, a space that begins sessions today at the Factory of Cuban Art, in this capital.

  • American musician considers it a privilege to play in Cuba

    American musician considers it a privilege to play in Cuba

    Havana, Jan 16.- It is a privilege to play in Cuba, where I have a lot of friends, I love the music and the Cuban culture, expressed here the recognized American Victor Goines instrumentalist.

  • Guitarists Worldwide Will Attend a Meeting in Cuba

    Guitarists Worldwide Will Attend a Meeting in Cuba

    Havana, Dec 29.- Young guitar talents and prestigious teachers from Mexico, the United States, Honduras, Italy, Switzerland and Cuba will exchange here at the 4th Meeting of Identity Guitars, the organizers announced today.

  • UNESCO Declares

    UNESCO Declares "Punto Cubano" Intangible Cultural Heritage (+Photos)

    Paris, Dec 6.- The Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage has decided today to include ''punto cubano'' or ''punto guajiro'' (a song gender of the Cuban country music) in its representative list, UNESCO reported.

  • World Contemporary Melodies to Come Together at Festival in Cuba

    World Contemporary Melodies to Come Together at Festival in Cuba

    Havana, Nov 3.- The 30th Contemporary Music Festival will take this capital with world melodies of the last decades and several premieres, its president, the Cuban maestro, and composer Guido López Gavilán, promised today.

  • Mozart's Music to Flood Havana for a Week

    Mozart's Music to Flood Havana for a Week

    Havana, Oct 20.- Mozart's music will be performed in Havana from October 21st to 28th during the 3rd Festival Mozart Havana in various sites of the capital city, said organizers.

  • Artistic Arlequin in search of new talents

    Artistic Arlequin in search of new talents

    Camagüey, Oct 12.- The search for new talent motivated by these days to the Artistic Whole Harlequin, to make deposits to children between seven and 15 years of age, who have skills for music.

  • Septeto Santiaguero happy for nomination to 2017 Latin Grammys

    Septeto Santiaguero happy for nomination to 2017 Latin Grammys

    Havana, Cuba, Sep 27.- Septeto Santiaguero's nomination for the 2017 Latin Grammy Awards  is the one that has the most merit because it is due to the first phonogram of the group produced entirely by a Cuban record label, said today Alden González, the group´s manager.