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domingo, 07 julio 2019, 09:49 pm

CHICAGO LATIN JAZZ FEST THIS WEEKEND

ALSO: NEW CUBADISCO GALLERIES


The Chicago Latin Jazz Festival takes place July 12-14 this year.   Two special highlights are Melvis Santa and Ashedi, who open the Festival in Humboldt Park, and Jane Bunnett and Maqueque, who close it at Navy Pier.  The full schedule is as follows:

FRIDAY, July 12- Humboldt Park Boathouse

7 PM – 8 PM: Melvis Santa and Ashedi
8:15 PM – 9:45 PM: Chicago Latin Jazz Collaborative led by Victor Garcia
Tribute to Jerry Gonzalez

SATURDAY, July 13- Humboldt Park Boathouse

1 PM – 2 PM: Melvis Santa: Afro-Cuban Music Traditions Workshop
2:15 PM – 3:15 PM: The Black Hawk Performance Company
2:15 PM – 3:15 PM: The Black Hawk Performance Company
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM: Latin Jazz Chat with Roy McGrath and Alejo Poveda
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM: Fred Cantu Big Band
6:50 PM – 7:50 PM: Nythia Martinez Duo
8:10 PM – 9:30 PM: Jane Bunnett and Maqueque

SUNDAY- Navy Pier 

3:30 PM – 4:30 PM: Chicago Latin Jazz Collaborative led by Victor Garcia
Tribute to Jerry Gonzalez 
5 PM – 6 PM: Jane Bunnett and Maqueque

For more details, see Chicago Latin Jazz Festival

Melvis Santa and Ashedi are also performing at Sabor a Café Steakhouse on July 13 as follows:

Saturday, July 13, 2019, 9:00pm-12:00am
Melvis Santa & Ashedi at Sabor a Café Steakhouse
2435 W. Peterson Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60659
Come with an appetite, Sabor a Café also has excellent food. 



ENGLISH: Part of Cubadisco every year is an academic symposium presented by CIDMUC.  You can view a photo gallery and the official schedule for the 2019 symposium here.
ESPAÑOL: Cada año, parte de Cubadisco es un simposio academico presentado por CIDMUC.  Puede ver una galería de fotos y la programación oficial aquí. 

 

 


ENGLISH:
EGREM celebrated its 55th anniversary  with a gala concert at the Teatro Karl Marx on May 25.  You can view a photo gallery here
ESPAÑOL: EGREM celebró su 55 aniversario con un concierto de gala en el Teatro Karl Marx en el 25 de mayo.  Puede ver una galería de fotos aquí.

 

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sábado, 06 julio 2019, 06:51 am

Los Van Van at Stern Grove

Tom Ehrlich's Gallery and Report

Los Van Van -- now featuring 3 of Juan Formell's children: Juan Carlos, Samuel and Vanessa -- played San Francisco's historic Stern Grove free concert series, documented by Tom Ehrlich. Click here for the full gallery.

 

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domingo, 30 junio 2019, 03:18 pm

MAYKEL BLANCO Y SU SALSA MAYOR

NATIONAL TOUR STARTS TODAY

Maykel Blanco y su Salsa Mayor Que tiene que te mueve

ENGLISH: Maykel Blanco y Su Salsa Mayor begin a national tour today with a concert in Camagüey. The tour will take them to 16 cities from one end of Cuba to the other, inlcuding a concert on La Isla de la Juventud. Click here for the list of concert dates. The band is also promoting their latest album  "Que Tiene Que Te Mueve", which passed 1.5 million plays on streaming media at the begining of June. If you somehow  missed the release of Salsa Mayor's 6th studio album, you can find it at the usual streaming sites and online retailers.

They also recently released the official video for the brilliant opening track "Ya tú no coronas". And as if that weren't enought, the video for "El Palo", a collboration between FClan and los Mayores, is out at the MB Record YouTube channel. Subscribe to their channel to keep up with the latest Salsa Mayor videos.

ESPAÑOL: Maykel Blanco y Su Salsa Mayor comienzan hoy una gira nacional con un concierto en Camagüey. La gira los llevará a 16 ciudades de un extremo de Cuba al otro, incluyendo un concierto en La Isla de la Juventud. Dale clic aquí para la lista de fechas de conciertos. La banda también está promocionando su último álbum "Que Tiene Que Te Mueve", que pasó a 1,5 millones reproducciones en medios de transmisión a principios de junio. Si de alguna manera perdiste el lanzamiento del sexto álbum de estudio de Salsa Mayor, lo puedes encontrar en los sitios de transmisión habituales y en las minoristas en línea.

También lanzaron recientemente el video oficial de la brillante canción de apertura "Ya tú no coronas". Y como si eso no fuera suficiente, el video de "El Palo", una colaboración entre FClan y los Mayores, está en el canal de MB Record en YouTube. Suscríbete a su canal para mantenerse al día con los últimos videos de Salsa Mayor.

Spotify https://spoti.fi/2OQsviL
Youtube https://youtu.be/S0WZA9av0sY
Apple Music https://apple.co/2WMEXmw
iTunes https://apple.co/2OQVy5A
Deezer http://bit.ly/2G6Mw1G

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El Palo - FClan & Maykel Blanco y Su Salsa Mayor

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domingo, 23 junio 2019, 02:15 pm

Cuban Music Events in Chicago

The following Cuban music events are coming up in Chicago:

Monday, June 24 at 6:30-8:30pm: 
Chucho Valdés & Jazz Batá at Millennium Park
201 E. Randolph Street, Chicago, Illinois   

This outdoor concert is free and is in support of the recent album Jazz Batá 2, the batá being the double-headed drums used in sacred (and in more recent times, secular) music in Cuba.   Fareed Haque & Casseus also perform.


Saturday, July 13, 2019, 1:00pm-9:00pm  
Jane Bunnett & Maqueque at Chicago Latin Jazz Festival
Humboldt Park
1400 N. Sacramento, Chicago, Illinois
Maqueque is a headliner at this festival, more details closer to the date. 

Saturday, July 13, 2019, 9:00pm-12:00am
Melvis Santa & Ashedi at Sabor a Café Steakhouse
2435 W. Peterson Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60659
Ashedi is Melvis' Rumba project.    Come with an appetite, Sabor a Café also has excellent food. 

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