How Cuba put the World to Dance: Twenty years of Buena Vista by Juan Carlos Roque Garcia,Juan A. Dominguez

By Juan Carlos Roque Garcia,Juan A. Dominguez

what number happenstances have been wanted in order that Omara, Ibrahim, Compay, Eliades, Rubén, Cachaito and Juan de Marcos, between others, could come jointly in Amsterdam’s Carré Theater and Carnegie corridor in NewYork? How a lot musical genius and what kind of of likelihood was once had to make the Buena Vista Social membership the main profitable foreign Cuban phenomenon? How may perhaps such an prevalence make El Cuarto de Tula resonate within the partitions of the White apartment? by means of layout or by accident, is that this is a different occasion? How Cuba placed the area to bounce: 20 years of Buena Vista intertwines the "official" tale with unpublished tales and records by way of the protagonists and witnesses of this international phenomenon.

English translation: Juan A. Domínguez
Transcription of unique interviews: Mirtha Esther Guerra Moré
Photographs: Juan Carlos Roque y Eli Silvrants
Cover representation: Ángel Manuel Ramírez

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