(Prensa Latina – Cumbancha) Pinar del Rio, Cuba – A concert by Amaury Perez in honor of Dulce Maria Loynaz marked the conclusion of the festivities on the reopening of the Hermanos Loynaz Center for the Promotion and Development of Literature, an emblematic cultural institution in western Pinar del Rio. The Cuban singer-songwriter’s recital was attended by Cuban Culture Minister Abel Prieto. Amaury’s performance included anecdotes about his life and his most famous songs, including musicalized poems written by Cervantes Award Winner Dulce Maria Loynaz.
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.