Cuban Music Fair Starts
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- Arts and Culture
- culture an traditions
- 05 / 17 / 2009
The opening session will be Sunday at the Amadeo Roldan Auditorium Theater, with performances by the National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba, directed by Guido Lopez-Gavila, as well as relevant Cuban and foreign artists.
This 13th edition of Cubadisco, to be run until May 24, will pay tribute to outstanding Puerto Rican singers and composers like Rafael Hernandez, Tite Curet Alonso, Pedro Flores, Bobby Capo, and Daniel Santos, among others.
During the country's most integrating event of the phonographic industry, more than 60 guests will carry out activities in several artistic expressions, in which dance, fine arts, and folklore will be present.
The forum will also includes spaces for children, with music and live performances of La Colmenita, the Cuban childrenÂ?s theater company.
An international symposium on music will be held in this capital on May 18-23, with the attendance of researchers, musicologists, and academics from several countries, organized by the Center for the Research and Development of Cuban Music and presided over by its director Laura Vilar.