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Sunday, November 29, 2020

Culture / Music


  • Emeli Sandé, A New Voice for British Soul Music

    Emeli Sandé, A New Voice for British Soul Music

    Havana, Feb 20.- First it was deceased Amy Winehouse, then Adele continued and now, there is Emeli Sandé, a 24 year-old Scottish young lady, who is profiled as the new queen of British soul. A daughter, of English mother and Zambian father, she is already considered as the revelation of the year 20…
  • Cuban Eliades Ochoa Candidate for a Second Grammy Award

    Cuban Eliades Ochoa Candidate for a Second Grammy Award

    Havana, Cuba, Feb 11.- Cuban musician Eliades Ochoa is a candidate to win this Sunday for the second time a Grammy Award, since he was nominated in the category of "World Music" by his “Afrocubism” album.

  • Calle 13 Supports Panamanian Aboriginal People

    Calle 13 Supports Panamanian Aboriginal People

    Panama, Feb 8.- The Puerto Rican duo Calle 13 expressed their support for the Ng Be Bugle aboriginal people in Panama, who have demanded the preservation of Mother Earth for a week.

  • Cuban Pancho Amat to Record with Andy Montañez

    Cuban Pancho Amat to Record with Andy Montañez

    Havana, Cuba, Feb 1.- The prominent Cuban musician Francisco Amat, recognized as the most talented of global treseros (three string guitar player), plans to record in 2012 a CD with the Puerto Rican singer Andy Montañez. It is a project we did together some time ago to reflect the musical relati…
  • Danny Rivera and Cuban Musicians in New Documentary

    Danny Rivera and Cuban Musicians in New Documentary

    Pinar del Rio, Cuba, Jan 27.- Puerto Rican singer Danny Rivera and young Cuban instrumentalists make up the cast of documentary La musica es mi aliento (Music is my breath), dedicated to the Cuban singer Adriano Rodriguez and directed by local composer Edesio Alejandro. The Children's Symphony Or…
  • Uruguayan Bossa-Nova Singer Diane Denoir Performs in Cuba Today

    Uruguayan Bossa-Nova Singer Diane Denoir Performs in Cuba Today

    Havana, Cuba, Jan 16.- Uruguay´s renowned Bossa-nova singer Diane Denoir will give a concert Monday, January 16, at Havana´s Fine Arts Museum.

    The performance by Denoir, an important icon of Brazilian popular music, is part of activities of the Havana International Book Fair, which will take place February 9-19, PL news agency reported.

  • Cuban Writers and Artists Honor Chucho Valdes and Omara Portuondo

    Cuban Writers and Artists Honor Chucho Valdes and Omara Portuondo

    Havana, Cuba, Jan 12.- Jazzman Jesus "Chucho" Valdes and singer Omara Portuondo were given on Wednesday in this capital the condition of Emeritus Members of the National Association of Cuban Writers and Artists (UNEAC) and the commemorative coin for the 50th anniversary of that organization. The…
  • Cuban Jazz Maestro Chucho Valdes on Tour around the U.S in January

    Cuban Jazz Maestro Chucho Valdes on Tour around the U.S in January

    Havana, Cuba, Jan 6.- Cuba’s multi-Grammy Award winner Chucho Valdes and his band —the Afro-Cuban Messengers— will begin in January a tour around the United States that includes performances in New York City and Philadelphia.

  • Catalonian Singer Maria del Mar Bonet to Perform in Cuba

    Catalonian Singer Maria del Mar Bonet to Perform in Cuba

    Havana, Cuba, Jan 6.- Spanish folk singer Maria del Mar Bonet will perform in Cuba on January 20 in a one-day concert accompanied by the National Symphonic Orchestra, sources from the Cuban Music Institute told to Prensa Latina on Thursday.

  • Panama Prepares Jazz Festival, Omara and Chucho to Perform

    Panama Prepares Jazz Festival, Omara and Chucho to Perform

    Panama, Jan 3.- The ninth edition of the Panama Jazz Festival will take place from 16 until 21 January and among the main guests are the Cubans Chucho Valdes and Omara Portuondo, who will perform as a duet, organizers said.