26 April 2008
Guest host for Con Sabor: Emiliano Echeverria celebrates his 40th Anniversary as a KPFA broadcaster with Cuba Canta, bringing his collection of vintage, classic and rare Cuban music recordings, from Danzon to Son, Mambo to Doo-wop, Timba, el Rap, and Regetun Cubano.
Featured artists include: Orquesta Aragon, Machito and his Afro-Cuban Orchestra, Miguelito Valdez, Orquesta Riverside, Estrellas Juvenides, Charanga Tipica Cubana, Conjunto Casino, Rene Alvarez, Los Papines, Los Zafiros, Angel Bonet, Charanga Habanera, X/Y/S, and more.
Special guest includes SF-based attorney and cultural presenter Bill Martinez discussing the current state of US-Cuba relations, travel and musical/cultural exchanges.
Produced by Emiliano Echeverria
Community Calendar produced by Ron Flores
Engineered by Clay Leander aka C'Tone
Audio stream -KPFA:
Cuba Canta - April 26, 2008 - stream @ KPFA FM:
Mp3 / iTunes Podcast:
Cuba Canta - April 26, 2008 - Mp3
Original broadcast: April 26, 2008 9:00pm PST
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Thanks to Luis Medina, host/executive producer of Con Sabor.