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Portada Cultura

Havana, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) Various Cuban music groups perform today in the great cultural event ''Voy por ti'' to raise funds and help cancer patients and those affected by Hurricane Irma.


Los Ángeles, Nov 18 (Prensa Latina)Planet Records congratulates Puerto Rico Star Olga Tañon and Cuban Composer and Producer Osmany Espinosa for the Latin Grammy won with the album ''Olga Tañon y Punto'' in the category ''Best Tropical Fusion Album''.


Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuban singer Haydée Milanés published a version of the popular song La vida no vale nada (Life is worth nothing), on digital music platforms, performed by her and the renowned Mexican folklorist Lila Downs.


Las Vegas, USA, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Puerto Rico, the Caribbean island that continues devastated today after the passing of Hurricane Maria, was the protagonist in the 2017 Latin Grammy Awards through music and solidarity messages to that territory with colonial status. During the ceremony held last night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, in addition to the awarding ceremony and performances of renowned artists, the defense of immigrant rights and the examples of support to the island stood out.


Havana, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The Young Jazz Band, directed by maestro Joaquin Betancourt, is the main star of the opening gala of the 20th edition of the Young Jazz Musicians Competition (Jojazz), to be held until November 19.


Madrid, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Nicaraguan writer Sergio Ramírez won the 2017 Cervantes Prize, a recognition granted annually by the Spanish Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports, announced today the minister of that portfolio, Íñigo Méndez de Vigo.


Havana, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Havana today celebrates 498 years of existence in the midst of a particular revelry that not only adds to its habitual inhabitants, but also to travelers from all over the world.


Havana, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The bells of the Royal Force Castle, churches and old belfries in this capital are tolling today as part of a vigil to celebrate the 498th anniversary of Havana.


Paris, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Unesco member states joined their voices during the 39th General Conference of the organization to defend multilateralism as key element in building peace, when the planet faces complex times.


La Paz, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The V Biennial of the Bolivian Cartel (BICeBé) reserves from November 20 to 25 almost twenty exhibitions of Latin American and European artists in cultural spaces of this city, organizers told today.