Carnegie Hall Presents

Voices from Cuba

This series, curated by jazz-piano legend Chucho Valdés, begins with a glimpse into the bright future of Afro-Cuban jazz with two rising stars of the genre, as well as an evening of rumba with the legendary Yoruba Andabo. As part of this series, Valdés also performs in his quartet and with other jazz-piano giants.

Dayramir and Habana enTRANCE
Aldo López-Gavilán Quartet

Yoruba Andabo

Chucho Valdés Quintet

Dayramir and Habana enTRANCE
Aldo López-Gavilán Quartet

Afro-Cuban Jazz: The Younger Generation

Zankel Hall
Friday, November 16, 2012 | 9 PM

Performers

Dayramir and Habana enTRANCE
·· Dayramir Gonzalez, Piano
·· Yosvany Terry, Alto Saxophone, Vocals, and Percussion
·· Luis Faife, Tenor Saxophone and Flute
·· Yunior Terry, Bass
·· Richie Flores, Percussion
·· Obed Calvaire, Drums
Aldo López-Gavilán Quartet
·· Aldo López-Gavilán, Piano
·· Roberto Martínez, Saxophone
·· Raúl Gil, Bass
·· Ruy Adrián López-Nussa, Drums
with Special guest
Ilmar López-Gavilán, Violin
Two rising Cuban stars bring their bands to Zankel Hall for an evening of music making that gives the audience a glimpse into the future of jazz in Cuba.

This concert is part of Late Nights at Zankel Hall.

Dos estrellas cubanas en ascenso presentan a sus bandas en el Zankel Hall para brindar al público una visión del futuro del jazz en Cuba.

Este concierto es parte de Late Nights en Zankel Hall.

Duas estrelas cubanas em ascensão trazem suas bandas ao Zankel Hall para uma noite de música que dará à plateia uma ideia sobre o futuro do jazz em Cuba.

Este concerto faz parte de Late Nights em Zankel Hall.

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Marzo

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Unicornio

Yoruba Andabo

The Afro-Cuban Tradition

Zankel Hall
Friday, November 30, 2012 | 9:30 PM

Performers

Yoruba Andabo
·· Matías Geovani del Pino, Director, Vocals, and Percussion
·· Juan Campos, Vocals
·· Ronald González, Vocals
·· Regla Monet, Vocals
·· Demián Díaz, Vocals
·· Felipe Santiago Abreus, Vocals
·· Orlando Lage, Percussion
·· Julio César Lemoine, Percussion
·· Michael Herrera, Percussion
·· Didiel Armando Acosta, Percussion
·· Lesmais Quintero, Percussion
·· Zulema Pedroso, Dancer
·· Jennyselt Lázara Galata, Dancer
·· Pedro Lázaro Monteaguso, Dancer
·· Vladimir Silvio Quevedo, Dancer
The legendary folkloric group Yoruba Andabo ("friends of Yoruba culture") presents an evening of Cuban rumba. With singers, percussionists, and dancers, Yoruba Andabo performs ecstatic percussion-driven dances that reveal the ongoing influence of African religion and traditions in contemporary Cuba.

This concert is part of Late Nights at Zankel Hall.

El legendario grupo folclórico Yoruba Andabo ("amigos de la cultura yoruba") nos regala una noche de rumba cubana. Los cantantes, percusionistas y bailarines de esta agrupación ofrecen fascinantes danzas que revelan la influencia continua de la religión y las tradiciones africanas en la Cuba contemporánea.

Este concierto es parte de Late Nights en Zankel Hall.

O lendário grupo folclórico Yoruba Andabo ("amigos da cultura Yorubá") apresenta uma noite de rumba cubana. Com cantores, percussionistas e dançarinos, Yoruba Andabo realiza espetáculos arrebatadores de dança e percussão, que revelam a influência contínua da religião e tradições africanas na Cuba contemporânea.

Este concerto faz parte de Late Nights em Zankel Hall.

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Guantanamera


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Yoruba Andabo
Abakua

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Yoruba Andabo
La Gozadera

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Yoruba Andabo

Chucho Valdés Quintet

Zankel Hall
Saturday, December 1, 2012 | 9 PM

Performers

Chucho Valdés Quintet
·· Chucho Valdés, Piano
·· Yaroldy Abreu Robles, Percussion
·· Dreiser Durruthy Bombalé, Bata Drum and Vocals
·· Rodney Yllarza Barreto, Drums
·· Angel Gaston Joya Perellada, Bass
Multi–Grammy Award winner Chucho Valdés is Cuba’s musical ambassador to the world. He brings his quintet to Zankel Hall for an evening of jazz.

This concert is part of Late Nights at Zankel Hall.

Chucho Valdés, ganador de múltiples premios Grammy y embajador mundial de la música cubana, se presenta con su quinteto en el Zankel Hall para ofrecer una singular noche de jazz.

Este concierto es parte de Late Nights en Zankel Hall.

Ganhador de vários prêmios Grammy, Chucho Valdés é o embaixador musical de Cuba para o mundo e aparece com o seu quinteto no Zankel Hall para uma noite inesquecível de jazz.

Este concerto faz parte de Late Nights em Zankel Hall.

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Solar

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Chucho Valdes, Piano | Roman Filiu O'Reilly, Alto Saxophone | Irving Luichel Acao Tierra, Tenor Saxophone | Lazaro Rivero Alarcon, Bass | Ramses Rodriguez Baralt, Drums
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