This program presents music from three Cuban “Casas de la trova” (the ones from Santiago, Baracoa and Trinidad). It also includes Portuguese Fados, centered on interpretations by Ana Moura. The literature segment presents “La ley de Herodes”, by Jorge Ibargüengoitia.
Music from Buika (Spain) with Chucho Valdez (Cuba), Staff Benda Bilili (Congo), Hugh Masekela (South Africa), and Dele Sosimi (Nigeria) were among the highlights on today’s edition of African Rhythms. Two hours of eclectic sounds from the continent and beyond with Brad and Charlie.