From the Sonora Matancera / musical style / is the Lira, the heir / vigorous and natural; / that loyal grouping / to a passion story / flaunts with devotion / ninety-five years, pure / will, seeking voice / identity in the son./ Listening to the Cuban / with the Matancera Lira / on… Continue Reading »
From 3:00 in the afternoon today the White Room will host a concert where small formats will predominate. The presentation is part of the Festival of Young Musicians that has taken place since the beginning of this month in Matanzas to promote the exchange between the members of Matanzas´s formation and, in turn, with musicians… Continue Reading »
Complex works of the international violinist repertoire performed this Saturday the Matanzas Symphony Orchestra, in the White Room, together with members of the Mozartian Liceum of Havana, all under the baton of maestro José Antonio Méndez Padrón. “As we are celebrating the Festival of Young Musicians we had the idea to offer a concert where… Continue Reading »
Located in the historic center of the city of Matanzas, José White Concert Hall was always linked to the cultural life of the City of Poets, considers the musicologist and teacher Lourdes Fernández Valhuerdi. “For the history of Matanzas the property treasures a tradition that goes back to the 19th century. In its beginnings it… Continue Reading »
The drum beats that presented African orishas such as Yemayá or Eleggua broke the “unusual” tranquility of the La Marina neighborhood. The community of Matanzas, of very black origins, showed from the doors and windows when listening to a music that in that area is carried in the blood and I would say even in the spirit.
Since the Teatro de Las Estaciones premiered the adult show Retablillo de Don Cristóbal y la Señá Rosita (Farsa guiñolesca, inspired by the puppeteer texts of Federico García Lorca The blackjack puppets and Retablillo de Don Cristóbal), on November 12, 2016 in Sala Pepe Camejo, each performance has been reason to put together a new revelry. That is why he returns a year later, on Saturday, November 11th, at 9:00 in the evening and on Saturday, November 12 at 4:00 in the afternoon. From that date to today seven critics have commented it with all sharpness
In order to spread the seed of creativity reopened its doors on Monday the school year for the career of Instructors of Art, in the Professional School of Arts of Matanzas, center that will function as headquarters of the specialty.
The Choreographic Theater of Yadiel Durán and Teatro de Las Estaciones will reap the next Saturday, November 4, at 9 o’clock in the evening and on Sunday, November 5, at 4:00 o’clock in the afternoon, at the Sala Pepe Camejo, the show Cuatro , staging where from the mix of dance, music, literature and theater tribute is paid, among others, to the pianist and composer Ernesto Lecuona, the singer and actress Rita Montaner and the guerrilla and cultural promoter Haydée Santamaría.
In order to keep the peasant tradition in San Antonio de Cabezas, the land where Justo Vega, the knight of the tenth in Cuba, was born, the ranch of the Credits and Services Cooperative (CCS) Rubén González becomes the main stage For the summer festival.
The celebrations for the 325th anniversary of the founding of the Athens of Cuba have already moves fowards the efforts of the Ediciones Matanzas workers, who are planning an extensive program of publications dedicated to the date.