WBUR is celebrating the rich heritage of Cuban music at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at the Emerson Cultler Majestic Theatre.
Robin Young, co-host of Here & Now, and José Massó, host of ¡Con Salsa!, emcee the event.
The evening features multiple performances by the Grammy Award-nominated Pedrito Martinez Group.
Ned Sublette, author of “Cuba and its Music” and award-winning Cuban singer Gema Corredera will discuss the origins of Cuban music and its influences. Corredera will also join Pedrito Martinez for the final number.
The event will be recorded live and broadcast throughout the Greater Boston Area.
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