1. Maceo Parker, Oddisee and The Waterboys Among Artists to Play Barcelona Jazz Fest

    July 27, 2017 11:21 AM EDT 0 0 1 Diana Krall will open the 49th edition of Barcelona’s two-month fall festival on Oct. 17. Piano facing piano, Cuban greats Chucho Valdes and Gonzalo Rubalcaba will perform together at the upcoming Voll-Damm Barcelona International Jazz Festival, one ...

  2. Cuban Film 'Esteban' to Make East Coast Premiere at Havana Film Festival New York

    March 28, 2017 10:19 AM EDT 0 0 2 Esteban is a movie with a soundtrack by Cuban piano godfather Chucho Valdés and a heart-melting nine-year-old protagonist. The story of a little boy set on playing the piano against many odds, it’s a Cuban Billy Elliot with a love-at-first sight sta ...

  3. Bebo Valdés, Iconic Cuban Pianist, Dead at 94

    March 22, 2013 4:59 PM EDT Bebo Valdés was a big man whose music revealed a huge heart. The gentle giant of Cuban music, who died Friday (March 22) at age 94, was one of the founders of Latin jazz, and a pioneer in bringing Afro-Cuban sacred rhythms to popular dance music ...

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  5. Backbeat: Berklee Global Jazz Institute Students Teach, Jam With Underprivileged Youth @ Panama Jazz Fest

    January 23, 2012 11:24 AM EST Students from Berklee College of Music's Global Jazz Institute met some of Panama's youngest musicians on a visit to the Fundación Danilo Perez in Panama City's impoverished El Chorillo neighborhood. "Dream about your career bu ...