Cuban University Students Pay Homage to Unforgettable Leader Murdered in 1957

2 Havana, Cuba, Jul 16.- Cuba’s University Student Federation (FEU) pays tribute on Monday to outstanding youth Leader Jose Antonio Echeverria on his 80th birthday. Echeverria headed that university organization during the struggle against the Fulgencio Batista Dictatorship in the 1950’s. On behalf of the Cuban people, the youths are scheduled to start the tribute-paying action for Jose Antonio in

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Brouwer, Valdes win Latin Grammys

0 Los Angeles, Nov 12. – Cuban guitarist Leo Brouwer and pianist and composer Jesus (Chucho) Valdes were among the winners of the 2010 Annual Latin Grammy Awards on Thursday. Brouwer and Chucho, both of whom live in Cuba, had been nominated in seven categories. Brouwer won, for the first time, Best Classical Music Album for the CD "Integral Cuartetos

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Cuban Singer to Tour Asia

12 Havana, Oct 13. -Cuban singer and composer Raul Paz will travel to Asia late this month to promote his latest CD Havanization, as part of an international tour extended to Europe and Latin America until mid-2011. The singer told Prensa Latina he would perform in Japan and Indonesia first, and then in Paris, where he will close the first

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Cuban Pianist’s Charity Concert in Costa Rica

0 San Jose, May 6. -Cuban pianist and composer Frank Fernandez will give a charity concert on May 14 along with the Central American Youth Orchestra and the collected funds will go to children with cancer. Fernandez invited his fellow countryman Enrique Perez Mesa, director of the National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba, who joined the presentation to support the Costa

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