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EDGE Happy Hour - Josiel Perez’s Afro-Cuban All-Stars

Free

Josiel PerezJosiel Perez’s Afro-Cuban All-Stars

“A Night in Old Havana” at EDGE Happy Hour!

In 1930s, the well -known early Jazz trumpet player Louis Armstrong recorded a son montuno based on a Cuban street vendor called the “Peanut Vendor” by Moisés Simons. "The Peanut Vendor" is a Cuban son-pregón. The son montuno is the most important genre of Cuban popular music. If you ever visited Old Havana, Cuba, you will find energetic and vibrant groups playing son montuno. “A Night in Old Havana” at The Nash will be a perfect combination of son montuno and Latin Jazz. Ariel Cacheiro Lopez will be playing the Tres instrument which is a guitar-like three-course chordophone of Cuban origin. Also, on the guitar and lead vocal Yuniel Moya Toca, and Luis Gustavo Grandales on Cuban percussion. Special guests will be announce!

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