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Nominated to Cubadisco 2008 Awards Important Pieces in Fifteen Categories
The gala of the nominees took place at the Tripp Habana Libre Hotel, were special; awards were handed in for pieces of exceptional quality and high contributions to the culture of the country.

Among them are compilations dedicated to the famous musicians Noel Nicola, Silvio Rodríguez, Benny Moré, Esther Borja and Harold Gramatges, among others.

In the XII International Festival Cubadisco 2008, which is to take place here from May 17 to 25, there will be popular traditional, lyric songs, folkloric anthology, instrumental and popular dancing music awards handed in among many others.

Other awards will stimulate the best pieces in recording, design, multimedia, video-clip, documentary and discography notes.

The award giving gala will take place at the Karl Marx Theater, where the Honor Awards will also be handed in. the forum will pay tribute to two legends of percussion in the country, Chano Pozo (1915-1948) and Tata Guines, who dies recently.

The closing ceremony will take place at the Amadeo Roldán Auditorium Theater and the National Symphonic Orchestra is to offer a concert.


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