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Artes de Cuba: Orchestra Miguel Faílde (Matanzas)
5/11/2018

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Led by flutist Ethiel Fernandez Faílde—grandson of namesake bandleader Miguel Faílde—Orquesta Miguel Faílde celebrates Cuba’s danzon—the national dance and music of Cuba. In addition to presenting traditional and well-loved tunes, the group also premieres danzons of contemporary composers, preserving their nation’s musical history while appealing to new generations.

Presented as part of the Kennedy Center's "Artes de Cuba: From the Island to the World" festival. For all festival programming, please click HERE.

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