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News with tag: Cuba


Walking Free (Improvisation of Quien Soy Yo) for AB Session

While Fonseca takes a break from his tour, he found time to join our friends at the Ancienne Belgique in Brussels


The Most refined musical fusion of Cuba

Robin Desenlow, who two weeks ago published an album review of ‘YO’, Fonseca’s latest work


Charting the routes of world music

World music. To some it’s a long-defunct marketing invention, a crude catch-all for bringing global folk styles


World Music Album Review by Glyn Phillips

Roberto Fonseca’s album YO is one classy piece of work. The Cuban pianist – more famed in the UK for his work with the Buena Vista Social Club®


BBC Music Album Review

Roberto Fonseca has moved on, once again. The Cuban pianist first came to international attention when he achieved the seemingly impossible by successfully taking over from the late and brilliant Ruben Gonzalez in the Buena Vista Social Club®


Temperamento nominated for best documentary

Temperamento has been nominated for the 32th International Festival of New Latin American Cinema to the Best Documentary Award.


Havana Cultura begins their tour in Europe at Bordeaux Music Festival

Gilles Peterson & Roberto Fonseca Presents… Havana Cultura European Tour.


Roberto Fonseca’s Akokan remains top 10 on Jazzweek’s World chart

Roberto Fonseca’s Akokan remains top 10 at number 7 on Jazz Week’s world chart.