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Son del Nene (CU)

El Nene, whose real name is Pedro Lugo Martinez, boasts an unsurpassed, powerful and melancholic singing voice. On stage he is like a younger version of world-famous Ibrahim Ferrer (Buena Vista Social Club), and they are uncannily similar not only in in looks. He learned...

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Loyko (RU)

  One of the most exciting gypsy ensembles of Russia Every nation has its legendary heroes: three bogatyrs, three musketeers … And of course the Gypsies have them, too – the trio “Loyko”, three comrades living and playing in our times. The trio consists of...

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Gaby Moreno (GT / USA)

  Guatemalan-born/Los Angeles-based artist Gaby Moreno is an artist that hasn’t allowed anyone to put her in a corner stylistically. Gaby was awarded “Best New Artist” at the 2013 Latin GRAMMYS and has headlined tours in Latin America, US and Latin America. Moreno can never be...

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Soneros de Verdad (CU)

Authentic, soulful and rhythmically: Soneros de Verdad take their audience on a journey through the musical diversity of Cuba. They call themselves the second generation of the Buena Vista Social Club – and they do that for good reason. Legendary Pio Leyva (Buena Vista Social...

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Don & Giovannis (IT, CH)

Acclaimed lyric tenor Andreas Winkler strikes new paths The idea: A fresh approach to classical-crossover takes the most popular operatic melodies and makes them accessible to a wider public through a sound that is at once contemporary and true to the essentials of the great...

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Los Dos Y Companeros (DE)

The „Salsa revolutionaries“ have been touring the land for over 15 years. That has not only positioned these dialect-exotics in the Cuban radio (hit parade at Nr. 4), but also has them perform at some of the most important music festivals such as Jazz Festival...

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Maïa Barouh (JPN)

A real punk shaman! She sings using a special throat technique from a small island in the South of Japan, mixing it with modern and electric sounds, but the flute is her first instrument. She grew up on classical music and jazz, and transformed the...

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LaSmala Banda (CL)

LaSmala Banda’s show is, most of all, a big “fiesta” in which we dance until exhaustion. Ska, rumba, salsa, cumbia, reggae, hip hop, mystery of tango and nostalgy of bolero are part of this trip into thousands of origins. This 10 musicians orchestra brought the...

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One Night of Buena Vista (CU)

Luis Frank is one of the great names of the second generation of the Buena Vista Social Club. Together with his fellow musicians, he has dedicated himself to taking son cubano beyond the borders of his own country out into the rest of the world,...

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Mayito Rivera (CU)

The Voice of Cuba‘s most famous Band – Los Van Van Without a doubt, Mario “Mayito“ Rivera, ”El Poeta de la Rumba”, is one of the five leading Cuban vocalists worldwide! For more than 20 years he has been the unmistakable voice and face of...

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Cuban Beats All Stars (CU)

Cool urban beats, in-your-face rap, energizing hip hop, and much more, all fused with the classic sounds of Cuba and packed into powerful electronic mixes by the multiple prizewinning DJ Jesus Molina… Since releasing its debut album, La Receta (published by Termidor), in 2015, the...

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Sekou Kouyate (RG)

The Multiawarded Guinean Kora Virtuoso! The multi Award winning Guinean Kora virtuoso, singer and composer, Sekou Kouyate, is considered among the world’s finest Kora players. He set new standards for West African traditional music to enter the stages of contemporary music. He invented the electrified...

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Luis Frank Arias

Luis Frank ist Meister des Son Cubano. Er beherrscht die gefühlsbetonte kubanische Musik wie kein anderer. Luis Frank war lange Zeit bei allen weltweiten Konzerten an der Seite des „großen“ Compay Segundo (Buena Vista Social Club). Zwei Jahre steuerte er die Leadstimme zu den Afro-Cuban...