Radio Cadena Agramonte
Thursday, February 23, 2017

Culture


  • American Professional Association Awards Cuban Feature Films

    American Professional Association Awards Cuban Feature Films

    Havana, Feb 22.- Cuban feature films ''Bailando con Margot'' (Dancing with Margot) and ''El acompañante'' (The Companion) won the Best First Work and Best Screenplay awards delivered by the Association of Latin Entertainment Critic (ACE) of New York.

  • International Book Fair wraps up in Havana

    International Book Fair wraps up in Havana

    Havana, Cuba, Feb 20.- The 26th International Book Fair of Havana, Cuba 2017, wrapped up its initial state in the Cuban capital with figures that show the acceptance it received this year.

  • Buena Fe duo receives Best Video of the Year at Lucas Awards

    Buena Fe duo receives Best Video of the Year at Lucas Awards

    Havana, Cuba, Feb 15.- The Dame Guerra video clip by Joseph Ros, interpreted by the popular duo Buena Fe got the Best Video of the Year, Best Direction and fusion music during the 2016 Lucas Awards.

  • Homage to Bola de Nieve, an Unmistakable Voice of Cuban Music

    Homage to Bola de Nieve, an Unmistakable Voice of Cuban Music

    Havana, Feb 15.- Bola de Nieve, one of the unmistakable voices of Cuban music, returns to Havana scene in a homage dedicated to him by the Camerata Vocale Sine Nomine today, the organizers of the concert announced.

  • US Young Orchestra to Perform in Cuba

    US Young Orchestra to Perform in Cuba

    Matanzas, Cuba, Feb 14.- The Chicago Consort Orchestra, considered one of the leading music student ensembles in the United States, will perform in three Cuban cities, reported the Cuban provincial music company Rafael Somavilla in Matanzas.

  • Books on the hill

    Books on the hill

    Havana, Feb 13.- Today is the fifth day of the 26th International Book Fair in Havana and literary activities of all kinds, and for all audiences, are taking place at the event's main venue, the San Carlos de la Cabaña Fortress, and other sub-venues in the city's Vedado neighborhood.

  • Cuban jazz legend Chucho Valdes wins his sixth Grammy (+ Video)

    Cuban jazz legend Chucho Valdes wins his sixth Grammy (+ Video)

    Havana, Cuba, Feb 13.- The Cuban jazz legend Chucho Valdes won this Sunday the Grammy award in the Best Latin Jazz Album category with his CD  Tribute To Irakere: Live In Marciac, the sixth time in his prolific career.

  • New Proposal by Ignacio Ramonet at Havana Book Fair

    New Proposal by Ignacio Ramonet at Havana Book Fair

    Havana, Cuba, Feb 13.- Journalist Ignacio Ramonet presented a book on Sunday entitled El Imperio de la Vigilancia (The Empire of Surveillance) which is a reflection on the control of the State of Humanity during the 25th International Book Fair underway at the San Carlos de la Cabana Fortress in Havana.

  • China and Cuba to Increase Cooperation in Film Industry

    China and Cuba to Increase Cooperation in Film Industry

    Beijing, Feb 1.- Cuba's ambassador to China, Miguel Angel Ramirez and the head of the Shinework Picture film company, Jonathan Shen, agreed here today to expand cooperation in the film industry.

  • A Sculpture in Cuba to Be Dedicated to Gabriel García Márquez

    A Sculpture in Cuba to Be Dedicated to Gabriel García Márquez

    Havana, Feb 9.- Cuban sculptor José Villa Soberón is giving the final touch to a sculpture of the Colombian writer Gabriel García Márquez, Nobel Prize in Literature, to be revealed in Cuba.