The Cuban Music Institute lamented the death of renowned musician, trumpet player Elpidio Chapotín –the grandnephew of also legendary trumpet player Félix Chapotín.... More


The 20th International Conference on African and African-American Culture will take place April 12th through the 16th in eastern Santiago de Cuba.... More


Cuban filmmaker Ernesto Daranas directs the shooting of a new documentary film entitled ‘Cuba Indígena’, which approaches traditions, ways of life and costumes of indigenous peoples, particularly the taino, that have contributed to Cuban identity.... More


Cuban musician Elaín Morales is currently on a national tour, promoting diversity and non-violence. The tour began in Havana with two concerts at Yara movie theatre in Havana on January 22nd and 23rd, during which he promoted tracks from his latest album ‘Secretos’ (Secrets).... More


The branch of the Nicolás Guillén Foundation in Camagüey province will launch a broad program of activities throughout 2022, dedicated to the Cuban National Poet on his 120th birthday anniversary, the 80th anniversary of his trip to Haití and the 50th anniversary of the first publication of the poetry books ‘La rueda dentada’ and ‘El diario que a diario.’... More


Havana, Jan. 25 (RHC) -- The cultural program ‘Libro a la carta’ on January 27th will be dedicated to Cuban National Hero José Martí on the 169th anniversary of his birth. Cuban researcher and essayist Marlene Vázquez Pérez will be the guest of the event, conducted by journalist and critic Fernando Rodríguez Sosa.... More


Santiago de Cuba, January 25 (RHC)-- Septeto Santiaguero, the winner of two Latin Grammys announced in eastern Santiago de Cuba that they will embark on a European tour July through September.... More


Cienfuegos, 25 Jan. (RHC) --- The book ‘La Orquesta Aragón: Una historia viva para la memoria necesaria’ by authors Eduardo Torres Cuevas and Alegna Jacomino Ruiz will see the light this year, published by the publishing house Imagen Contemporánea, attached to the Havana University and the Don Fernando Ortiz High Studies Center.... More


Havana, January 25 (RHC)—The album "Los herederos", as tribute to maestro Chucho Valdés, and the band he created Irakere was recorded over the past several months of physical distancing due to the Covid-19 pandemic.... More


Havana, January 24 (RHC)-- The 37th Jazz Plaza International Festival concluded over the weekend after six days of an intense program that included concerts, recitals, conferences, exchanges and collaborations between Cuban and foreign creators, young talents and established artists alike –all of them great jazz exponents.... More


Havana, January 24 (RHC)-- Belgian singer and composer Mari Bel presented her album ‘Encuentro. Tributo al Jazz Cubano’ over the weekend during a concert at Bertolt Brecht Theatre in Havana, in the framework of the 37th Jazz Plaza Festival.... More


Havana, January 24 (RHC)-- The 37th International Jazz Plaza Festival concluded on Sunday with a gala performed by pianist and composer Ignacio "Nachito" Herrera, with the attendance of Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel and representatives of the cultural sector.... More


Havana, Jan. 22 (RHC)-- Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel will deliver the opening conference on February 7th of the 13th International Congress on Higher Education ‘Universidad 2022’.... More


Havana, Jan. 22 (RHC)-- Singer-songwriter Liuba María Hevia prepares for her upcoming acoustic concert ‘Para volverte a ver’, in Madrid, Spain.... More


Havana, January 22 (RHC)-- The 62nd edition of the Casa de las Americas literary prize will take place from January 24th through the 28th, after the necessary pause imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic.... More


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