Cuba in the Netherlands

Cuban Embassy Delegation Visits the Vermeer Center in Delft

This cultural center recreates the life and works of Johannes Vermeer (1632-1675), who is considered one of the most relevant Dutch painters of Baroque Art of the 17th century, and whose use of light as an essential element in all his paitings, earned him the nickname of the Painter of Light.

 

Concert of Cuban Classical and Jazz Music in The Hague

Las actuaciones de los pianistas y compositores cubanos, Ramón Valle y Gustavo Corrales, en la sede de Lutherse Kerk pusieron muy alto su calidad interpretativa,  que contó con las premieres a dos pianos, de dos composiciones de estos artistas: Johana,  de Valle y Guantánamo, de Corrales. Foto: Kim Veermat

The Program of the concert, masterfully performed, included classics by Lecuona, with special arrangements by Valle, as well as compositions penned by both artists, which showcase their creative versatility. 

Excellent Concert by Cuban Pianists in The Hague

Cuban music, played at four hands, was the star of the show in which attendees also enjoyed the explanations of each piece and of the characteristics of Cuba's traditional rhythms.

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