(Prensa Latina – Cumbancha) Havana, Cuba – The 5th National Country Music Festival, scheduled for November 24-30, will be dedicated to Celina González and Radeunda Lima, two relevant artists in that musical manifestation. The gala to honor Radeunda will be held at the Nacional Theater’s Avellaneda Hall on the 28th. The homage to Celina González will take place in that same hall on the 29th. Adalberto Alvarez’s orchestra will dedicate a song to Celina, also known as the Queen of Country Music. Within the framework of the 5th National Country Music Festival and the galas in honor of Celina and Radeunda, the Eduardo Saborit Interpretation and Composition Festival will be held on November 28-29. Twelve finalist songs will compete at the festival.
Author: Angel Romero
Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. Angel is currently based in Durham, North Carolina.