(Prensa Latina – Cumbancha) Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic – Cuban singer Pablo Milanés will give a free concert in the Dominican Republic on November 22, the International Day of Non-Violence against Women, as part of a tour of the country. Milanés will perform at Plaza España, in Santo Domingo’s historic heart, after two concerts in La Fiesta Hall, in Santo Domingo, on the 20th, and Gran Teatro del Cibao, in Santiago de los Caballeros, on the 21st. The organizers of the free concert, who is interested in giving at least one free performance for low-income people, said that some renowned Dominican artists such as Sonia Silvestre and “merengue” singer Sergio Vargas might perform in Milanés’s concert.
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.