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WBUR and Conexión are proud to announce a special evening celebrating the rich heritage of Cuban music on Wednesday, April 26 at the Emerson Cutler Majestic Theatre.
Robin Young, co-host of Here & Now, and José Massó, host of ¡Con Salsa! will emcee the event., featuring multiple performances by the Grammy Award-nominated Pedrito Martinez Group.
They'll be joined by 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 with portions broadcast on WBUR programs and digital.
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