Radio26.Cu – Matanzas, Cuba


Summer becomes danzón

Tamara Caridad Mesa González 10 julio, 2019

The Danzón Palace Miguel Failde, located on Middle Street between Magdalena and Matanzas, maintains a summer program with various proposals on weekends.

On Saturdays musical groups animate the nights of the central Matanzas space with the sonority of the Juvenile Acute Orchestra.

This institution in its beginnings took the name of the House of Friends of the Danzón José Benigno Navia Mora, is the one that welcomes to the Association Friends of the Danzón Miguel Failde Pérez, society that arises the 15 of January of 1980, then like Circle Friends of the Danzón Traditional Miguel Failde.

The objectives of the institution are aimed at rescuing cultural traditions, popularizing the danzón, exchanging with other dance houses and bringing an audience of young dancers.

Other proposals made by the House, which revere our national dance, are meetings with the ones that make tenth and repentistas, clubs of Mexican music and Feeling.

The circles of friends of the danzón actively participate in dance meetings in the municipalities and are the selective quarry to participate in the festivals Cuba Danzón and Miguel Failde in Memoriam, the latter with an international character.

As part of the informative work of the genre in the province, Radio 26 transmits the program Nuestro Danzón on Sundays, which deepens in the knowledge of this dance sonority born in Matanzas.



Leave a Comment

Login to your account

Can't remember your Password ?

Register for this site!