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Up-and-coming Cuban talents

Havana, Cuba. – Cuban music and its musicians continue succeeding abroad. The national talents that manage to conquer the preference of foreign publics is growing increasingly. We recently attended a press conference with the cellist turned vocalist and orchestra conductor Maikel Dinza. He had just released the first record of his band “Soneros de la Juventud”, which he allegedly would have... 

Septeto Santiaguerotours the USA

Havana, Cuba. – Septeto Santiaguero will offer concerts in 13 American cities from next July 19 to August 12. They will be sponsored by Cuban Musical Recording and EditionCompany (EGREM) and “Freshen Up Arts” Musical Management and Reservation Agency, based in Texas. Fernando Dewar Fernando Dewar, bandleader of the popular Cuban group, told the press that a significant show is scheduled for... 

Realizará Septeto Santiaguero gira por Estados Unidos de América

El Septeto Santiaguero ofrecerá conciertos en 13 ciudades norteamericanas del 19 de Julio al 12 de agosto del presente calendario, auspiciados por la Empresa de Grabaciones y Ediciones Musicales de Cuba (Egrem) y la Agencia de Gestión y Reserva Musical Freshen Up Arts, ubicada en Texas. Fernando Dewar, director del Septeto Santiaguero Una jornada significativa tendrá lugar en la noche del 28 de... 

Cesar Lopez and Havana Ensemble are having a party

Havana, Cuba. – Cuban musician Cesar Lopez celebrates three decades of his relation with the art of sounds, with a masterly concert in Havana AmericaTheater. The orchestra’s conductor has invited guests to the revelry for the 20 years of his band, Havana Ensemble. The concert will feature fabulous samples of his creative talent and will be musically accompanied by Havana Chamber Orchestra,... 

Cuban tracks in Cadena Habana

Havana, Cuba. – Shamela debuts this week and “Subeme la radio” stands strong at the top of the chart. In the 25th week of 2017, two new songs debuted in Cuban radio charts. Shamela’s “Corazon dividido” ranks 43rd and El Chacal’s “El Amor”, featuring Wisin. “Corazon dividido” is a very peculiar song, written jointly by Shamela and Osmani Collado. She was the first female singer... 

The Train of Cuban Musicalready has a monument

Havana, Cuba. – A monument to Juan Formell and Los Van-Vanwas inaugurated last May 27 in Old Havana by Lesmes Larroza. The young Cuban sculptor thus accomplished an idea that honors the founder of our popular music’s mythical band. Lesmes Larroza This talented artist, whose works are already in different places of Cuba and other parts of the world, is also deputy-director of San Alejandro... 

El Tren de la Música Cubana ya tiene un monumento

Un monumento a Juan Formell y los Van Van será la obra que el sábado 27 inaugurará en La Habana Vieja Lesmes Larroza. El joven escultor cubano completa así una idea que honra al creador de la mítica banda de nuestra música popular. Lesmes Larroza, joven escultor cubano Este talentoso artista, que ya tiene obras en diferentes sitios de Cuba y en otras partes del mundo, es también subdirector... 

Yaima Sáez y su excelente versión de la Mazucamba

La joven interprete Yaima Sáez estrenará su último video clip “La Mazucamba” este domingo 19 de marzo en el popular programa Bailando en Cuba, que trasmite el canal Cubavisión a las 8 y 30 de la noche. Yaima Sáez, joven interprete cubana. El audiovisual, realizado por el cineasta Lester Hamlet, aborda una historia sobre cómo bailar “La Mazucamba”, tema del reconocido compositor cubano... 

Nuevo libro de Lam sobre música cubana

De meritorio aporte a la historia de la música cubana es valorado el título Buena Vista Social Club y el son cubano del escritor, periodista e investigador musical, Rafael Lam, presentado en la Sala Carpentier en la XXVI Feria Internacional del Libro de La Habana (9 al 19 febrero) en la Fortaleza de la Cabaña. El texto publicado por la Editorial José Martí cuenta con 300 páginas y numerosas... 

My duets

Havana, Cuba. – Beatriz Marquez, one of the greatest exponents of Cuban singing of all times, will present next February 14 her latest album, titled “Mis Duetos. It consists of 14 compositions that she shared with Pablo Milanes, Silvio Rodriguez, Amaury Perez, Gerardo Alfonso, Carlos Varela, Raul Torres, Vicente Rojas, Descemer Bueno, Waldo Mendoza, Israel Rojas and unforgettable Maestro...