Culture

7 February, 2020 Díaz-Canel attends the opening of Book Fair in Cuba

Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel attended the opening last evening of the 29th International Book Fair (FIL), dedicated to Vietnam, to Ana Cairo, National Social Science Award, and to playwright, Eugenio Hernández.

6 February, 2020 Vietnam to exhibit over 700 titles at Cuban Book Fair

Around 700 titles and some 2,000 copies will bring Vietnam to the 29th International Book Fair (IBF) in Cuba, where it will be the Guest of Honor, according to representatives of its delegation.

17 January, 2020 World music at Jazz Plaza Festival in Cuba

Musicians from Cuba, Chile, Mexico, Colombia, the United States, Denmark, Norway, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, Canada and Germany will perform on Thursday in this capital, during the 35th edition of the International Jazz Plaza Festival.

17 January, 2020 ‘Jazz is a way of life,’ says American Victor Goines

‘Jazz is a way of life, a way of defining people,’ said American instrumentalist Victor Goines who will give a concert here today, Friday, on the occasion of the 35th International Jazz Plaza Festival.

13 January, 2020 Cuban festival to feature Chicago style jazz

The legendary jazz tradition of the US city of Chicago will be represented at the 2020 International Jazz Plaza Festival with the presence of guitarist Stanley Jordan and multi-instrumentalist David Liebman, according to organizers.

9 January, 2020 Cuban jazz to travel from Havana to New York

Musician Harold Lopez-Nussa will take Cuban jazz from Havana to New York during his first tour in 2020, ‘Harold de ida y vuelta,’ according to sources from the Ministry of Culture.