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Antonio’s woman

Havana, Cuba. – Have you ever heard the chorus of an old song that goes, “Antonio’s woman walks like this”? I am sure you do, because it helped immortalizing the Matamoros Trio and is undisputedly one of the most famous in Cuban songbooks. However, what you perhaps ignore is how this famous theme came into being. Trío-Matamoros. Foto tomada de Internet Like many others, this musical creation... 

In the trail of Trio Matamoros: Rafael Cueto

Havana, Cuba. – Guitarist and singer Rafael Cueto came to the world in Santiago de Cuba at the dawn of last century, on March 14 1900. He was one of the members of the famous Trio Matamoros, which made history in Cuban music. He founded the trio in 1925, next to Ciro Rodriguez and Miguel Matamoros. Rafael Cueto,guitarrista y cantante cubano. Foto tomada de Internet He was a self-taught guitar...