VIva Cuba! Havana Classic Launch Concert

West Road Concert Hall, West Road, Cambridge

As part of the Festival of Ideas, Classico Latino’s newest album, Havana Classic, channels the spirit of old Cuba, blending toe-tapping rhythms with a bewitching classical sound. Interval discussion with Felipe Hernandez, Director of the Centre for Latin-American Studies. Trucks from Cambridge Food Park serving delicious hot food and cocktails on the Sidgwick Site till 9pm.

Canterbury Festival - Havana Classic Launch Concert with Omar Puente

The Great Hall, Kent College, Whitstable Road, Canterbury CT2 9DT

At Canterbury Festival, Classico Latino will be launching their fifth album, Havana Classic, which was recorded at the iconic EGREM studios in Havana, Cuba in the summer of 2018. This new album channels the tropical spirit of old Cuba with a unique classical twist and the group will be joined by guest artist Omar Puente for this performance.


Omar Puente and Friends

King's Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9AG

Classico Latino will join internationally acclaimed Cuban violinist Omar Puente for a special concert in honour of his wife, campaigner Debbie Purdy, who died in 2014. Omar will showcase work from throughout his career and other guests of the evening include pianist Alex Wilson, saxophonist Courtney Pine, trombonist Dennis Rollins and some surprise appearances. Part of the EFG London Jazz Festival

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