HAVANA, HAVANA!

Performing Live - HAVANA, HAVANA!
Air Date: 
Friday, Jul 27th - 9:00pm
Episode Title: 
PBS Arts Summer Festival

Tap your toes to the beat of this music documentary, which vibrates with the soul and energy of African-Cuban drummers, guajira guitarists and the pulsing melodies of celebrated Cuban musician Raul Paz, who brings together fellow musical stars Descemer Bueno, Kelvis Ochoa and David Torrens for a concert in Havana. All of them left Cuba years ago; their decision to return has injected a new spirit into Cuban music. Mirroring Cuba’s growing relationship with the world, HAVANA, HAVANA! highlights the evolution of the country’s musical expression in the 21st century.

Watch Summer Arts Festival Preview: Havana, Havana! on PBS. See more from PBS Arts.

 

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