Cuban guitarists will offer a concert in Baku

Alfredo Nieves Portuondo

The duo of Cuban guitarists composed by Eduardo Martin and Ahmed Dickinson Cárdenas will offer a concert in the emblematic room "The Rotunda" of the Hotel Landmark, in Baku, capital of Azerbaijan.

The concert entitled "Sones y Flores", will include 19 songs composed by Martín himself and corresponds to the tour that the talented musicians perform in Europe at this moment.

The Cuban ambassador in this Caucasian nation, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo, told the Azerbaijani news agency Azertac that with this presentation the artists would ratify the prestige of the Cuban guitar school and offer the most authentic music of the Island.

Eduardo Martín has made countless tours of Cuba, America and Europe, where he has given recitals, seminars, workshops and master classes, always obtaining excellent reception from the public and specialized critics. He was nominated for the Grammy Awards in 2003.

He has been a juror in several international guitar competitions and is currently a professor at the Higher Institute of Art of Cuba, work that alternates with his concert tours.

For his part, Ahmed Dickinson Cárdenas is an outstanding concert performer, producer and teacher who performs for the second time on stages in Azerbaijan.

A graduate of the Higher Institute of Art, ISA, of Havana and of the English academies "Royal College of Music" and "Guildhall School" he has obtained several awards in important international competitions.

His performances have led him to major festivals and prestigious concert halls in Europe, including the Minsk Philharmonic Hall, the Royal Albert Hall and the Royal Opera House in London.

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