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Louisville Kentucky: Timba's New Beachhead in the Midwest
Charanga Habanera Concerts Well-Received
Louisville, Kentucky has always been a cultural hub for that region of the United States, and it now provides us with another link in the Timba concert chain. David Calzado y su Charanga Habanera have helped break the ice for what we hope will be a series of events in the future.
Click here to read all about it and see photos from the Charanga Habanera concert.
2012 Billboard Latin Music Conference & Awards
Latin music stars set for Miami telecast - April 26 on Telemundo
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Latest News about the 2012 Billboard Latin Music Conference & Awards:
- Daddy Yankee Confirmed for Being Social Panel
- Regional Mexican leaders Gerardo Ortiz and 3Ball MTY share on their path to success - The Diva We Want to Know: Q&A With Jenni Rivera
- JUST ANNOUNCED!: Superstar Q&A with PITBULL
Cuban music WILL BE represented in a special promotional compilation CD that is only available inside all the conference bags given to each attandee. Sure to be the hippest Latin music sampler of the conference, this one-of-a-kind disc is made possible by Latin Music Mastering, a division of Latin Pulse Music. Click on the album cover below for more details and full track list.....
Charanga Fever Hits the Heartland
Louisville Friday 3-30
Louisville, Kentucky? Actually this part of the country has had a fairly strong Cuban music scene for quite a while. Bill Tilford will be on hand and has an interview lined up.
Next is The Conga Room in LA on April 5th, offering a special discount.
And then two nights at Yoshi's SF, Monday & Tuesday, April 9 and 10.
Coming on May 18th - Manolín at Steven's Steakhouse in LA.
Calixto Oviedo @ Berklee Percussion Festival
June 18 - 20
Master Percussionist Calixto Oviedo will be back in Boston June 18-20 for the Berklee Percussion Festival. Calixto will be teaching Masters Classes as well as performing in a concert. This is an invaluable opportunity to learn directly from one of Cuba's most important modern percussionists! You can apply now on-line to attend the workshops.
If you're not able to attend the Berklee classes, check out the Beyond Salsa Percussion series. In this series Calixto teaches drums and timbales, both basic patterns and timba gears. You can choose from books, videos and audio files.