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  • 11 / 06 / 2006

Adalberto Alvarez

The Group Todos Estrellas del Son is composed of Cuban hit maker musicians that will perform in Paris announced in Santiago de Cuba notable popular music orchestra director Adalberto Álvarez, who presided over the International Festival MatamoroSon recently held in this eastern city.

Álvarez pointed out the Group will play in most important French scenarios living space to other groups and artists onstage.

Some breaking news, he said, are the two concerts of his orchestra Adalberto Álvarez y su Son getting paired with Son music singer Eduardo "Tiburón" Morales, currently soloist of Son 14 band founded by Álvarez in the 1980s.

Other big names in the All Star Show are Buena Vista social Club musicals diva Omara Portuondo, tres-guitar player Pancho Amat, Isaac Delgado, Cándido Fabré, Manolito Simonet and César "Pupy" Pedroso.

Álvarez considers MatamoroSon Festival as a top event of Cuban traditional music and augured new successes in the next few biennale editions, what will consolidate even more national musical genres that put the world to dance played in most important venues worldwide.

Cubas Institute of Art and Cinematography is now filming a documentary specially dedicated to notable musician Miguel Matamoros described as " the Son keeper".

Source: Prensa Latina

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