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Jorge Diaz talks about humor, Cuban music and other demons

Havana, Cuba. – Humor is part of Cuban social psychology, as one of its distinctive traits. Music is another component of our singular way of being. It is not unusual then, that humor and music define Jorge Diaz’s artistic personality. Jorge Díaz, humorista cubano. Foto tomada de Internet “I’m not an academic musician, but fortunately I’m a creator”, said the special guest of “Mirador... 

Cuban comedian Mulet opens a new stage of his artistic life

Havana, Cuba. – Comedian, entertainer, singer and multifaceted Cuban artist Jorge Victor Mulet, known in show business as Mulet, opened a new stage of his career. Jorge Victor Mulet, cuban comedian Without parting from comedy, he is now accompanied by an orchestra called LVM or “La Vida Misma” (Life itself). The project seems promising, judging by its immediate acceptance. Mulet told Radio... 

Benny More: Master of Cuban Music

Havana, Cuba. – Over sixty records and about seven movies make up the curriculum of Benny More, the best singer of Cuban popular music ever. He proved he fully mastered the most different styles and modalities. Bola de Nieve said about him, “I can’t fathom a better alias than Master of Rhythm, because he could sing all Cuban rhythms with the wonderful timbre of his voice.” Miguelito... 

Cuban Radio: 90 years of musical culture

Havana, Cuba. – Cuban Radio has always played a significant role in the dissemination of our dancing music. Since our first radio stations were founded in 1922, this media became essential to promote and disseminate Cuban music in general and the different genres of dancing music in particular. Beny More. Foto tomada de Internet In fact, many singers, songwriters and melodies owe their popularity... 

Singing to the Homeland, an endless vocation

Havana, Cuba. – Cubans carry Revolution and music in their souls. We have quivered with emotion before songs that touch the patriotic core of their creators and of those who cherish them. In this joyful date, I must recall some songs that have been passed on from generation to generation. Fidel Castro en el Turquino. Foto tomada de Internet I remember when my mother used to sing to me, “Back... 

Jose Marti’s song

Havana, Cuba. – In 1891, Jose Marti was eagerly raising funds for the organization of the war. He toured tobacco factories of Jacksonville, Tampa, Ibor City and Key West, where he met with immigrant tobacco workers. He stirred up their patriotism with his powerful words and sparked the flame of freedom in their hearts. José Martí en Tampa. Foto tomada de Internet Once he was in a meeting in Ibor... 

Polishing the hearts of the audience: paramount objective of Radio Cadena Habana staff

Barnizar el corazón de la audiencia: objetivo esencial del colectivo de Radio Cadena Habana Havana, Cuba. – The staff of Radio Cadena Habana station that has become Cuban music’s radio station, just held its annual meeting. They reviewed their work from July 1 2011 to December 31 of that year, when the veteran station entered the ether of the capital of the country with a new format. The... 

Maria Felicia’s enchanted Exaudi

Havana, Cuba. – She attaches the same importance to her two professions, which make her shine with her own light. She is absolutely committed to art, to teaching, to the music that she carries within and springs from her soul to be shared with everyone. She has the gifts of conducting a concert with dexterity and teaching with wisdom. María Felicia Pérez. Foto tomada de Internet She has been... 

Encounter with music architects of Cuban audiovisuals

Havana, Cuba. – Juan Antonio Leiva and Magda Rosa Galvan, both born in Havana, are attached in life and art. They do a hard and remarkable job with music in Cuban audiovisuals, whether movies, television, theater or ballet. Estatuilla Goya. Foto tomada de Internet The fact that their orchestrations have won many national and international awards corroborates this statement. Their combined work... 

Novelties of Radio Cadena Habana in the Day of Cuban Radio

Logotipo de Radio Cadena Habana Havana, Cuba. – Cuban radio is having a party. Last August 22, we celebrated the 89th anniversary with the pride that Cuba was one of the radio pioneers in Latin America. The commemoration has a special meaning here in Radio Cadena Habana, where we recently inaugurated a new design of our programs. Its latest directress, Yolanda Paris, was interviewed on the objectives...