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Sunday, November 29, 2020

Culture / Music


  • Compay Segundo’s Music Still Loved Worldwide, says Son

    Compay Segundo’s Music Still Loved Worldwide, says Son

    Havana, Cuba, Dec 28.- “My father’s songs are still among the favourites of fans worldwide” say Salvador Repilado, son of late singer Compay Segundo and director of the band his father founded.

  • Music: 2011, the Year for Calle 13

    Music: 2011, the Year for Calle 13

    Havana, cuba, Dec 26.- The Puerto Rican duet Calle 13 became the stars of the Latin Grammy music awards night in 2011, with an album that made history in the Latin Grammys. With it, they threw a message to the world: Latin America is making a significant mark in the world of music. "Entren Los Qu…
  • Cubans Will Celebrate the Revolution with Arts

    Cubans Will Celebrate the Revolution with Arts

    Cubans will celebrate the 54th anniversary of the triumph of the Cuban Revolution with a program that includes all art forms.The country’s 15 provinces and the municipality of the Isle of Youth will host concerts, theater performances, arts exhibits, book launchings, readings and film and video sc…
  • Gonzalito Rubalcaba: A World Class Musician

    Gonzalito Rubalcaba: A World Class Musician

    Havana, Cuba, Ced 256.- The 27th International Jazz Plaza Festival gained extra prominence with the visit of Gonzalo Julio Gonzalez Fonseca, a.k.a Gonzalito Rubalcaba, an authentic Cuban "piano man".

  • Havana: The Curtain Rises for the 2011 Jazz PLaza Festival

    Havana: The Curtain Rises for the 2011 Jazz PLaza Festival

    Havana, Cuba, Dec 15.- The 27th International Jazz Plaza Festival starts today with an exclusive concert at the Mella Theater, known already as the cathedral of this musical genre in Cuba. The opening performance will bring pianists Gonzalo Rubalcaba, from Cuba, and Arturo O´Farril, from the Uni…
  • Cuban Eliades Ochoa Nominated for Grammy Awards 2012

    Cuban Eliades Ochoa Nominated for Grammy Awards 2012

    Santiago de Cuba, Dec 13.- The Cuban traditional music shines again in the hands of legendary trova music player Eliades Ochoa who has been nominated for the Grammy Awards 2012 in the Best World Music Album category for his record Afrocubism.

  • Cuba to Host 27th Jazz Plaza Festival

    Cuba to Host 27th Jazz Plaza Festival

    Havana, Cuba, Dec 14.- Musicians from Mexico, the United States, Japan, India, Austria and Poland will join a Cuban musicians at the 27th Jazz Plaza Festival in Havana.

  • Choir Festival in Santiago de Cuba

    Choir Festival in Santiago de Cuba

    Santiago de Cuba, Cuba, Nov 30.- With the presence on Wednesday night of Coro Nacional and the Camerata Vocal Música Aurea at the Dolores Concert Hall, the festival that for 50 years fills this city with musical voices will begin. Choral societies from Venezuela, Argentina, the United States, Co…
  • Cuban Hip Hop to Venezuela

    Cuban Hip Hop to Venezuela

    Havana, Cuba, Nov 29.- A group of rappers from the Cuban hip hop scene will perform for the first time in an international stage along with Puerto Rican and Venezuelan artists in Caracas on December 3rd.

  • Angolans and Cubans Dance to the Beat of Los Van Van

    Angolans and Cubans Dance to the Beat of Los Van Van

    Havana, Cuba, Nov 28.- The music of the emblematic Cuban group Los Van Van delighted hundreds of Angolan and Cuban dancers gathered at the Center of Events of Talatona, in Luanda. The band, the winner of a Grammy Award, had over 800 fans dancing to its rhythms for about three hours, the www.cuba…