Fever Rises For Havana World Music Festival Opening Night

Two venues, more than 100 artists from several countries, not only concerts and music performances but a varied program including workshops, exhibitions, DJ sessions and other multicultural activities.

The opening and the closing nights will be held in Fabrica de Arte Cubano (FAC).

 

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Friday and Saturday's activities will take place in Almedares Park.

See the DETAILED PROGRAM of the event.

Buy your tickets HERE

 

FRIDAY 24 MARCH 2017 - PARQUE ALMENDARES ESCENARIO BLACK TEARS, 19.30 - 20.30 - DAYMÉ AROCENA (CUBA)

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FRIDAY 24 MARCH 2017 - PARQUE ALMENDARES ESCENARIO BLACK TEARS, 21.30 - 22.30 - NOMADIC MASSIVE (CANADA)

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FRIDAY 24 MARCH 2017 - PARQUE ALMENDARES ESCENARIO BLACK TEARS, 23.30 - 00.45 - SYSTEMA SOLAR (COLOMBIA)

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FRIDAY 24 MARCH 2017 - PARQUE ALMENDARES ESCENARIO ESTRELLA DAMM, 18.30 - 19.30 - LA TROVUNTIVITIS (CUBA) 

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FRIDAY 24 MARCH 2017 - PARQUE ALMENDARES ESCENARIO ESTRELLA DAMM, 20.30 - 21.30 - WESLI (HAITI - CANADA) 

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FRIDAY 24 MARCH 2017 - PARQUE ALMENDARES ESCENARIO ESTRELLA DAMM, 22.30 -23.30 - LINDIGO (FRANCE) 

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FRIDAY 24 MARCH 2017 - PARQUE ALMENDARES ESCENARIO ESTRELLA DAMM, 00.45 -01.45 - DAVID TORRENS (CUBA) 

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SATURDAY 25 MARCH 2017 - PARQUE ALMENDARES ESCENARIO BLACK TEARS , 18.30 - 19.30 - SPEED CARAVAN (FRA/ALG)

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 SATURDAY 25 MARCH 2017 - PARQUE ALMENDARES ESCENARIO BLACK TEARS , 20.30 - 21.30 - LA FLOTA (CUBA)

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 SATURDAY 25 MARCH 2017 - PARQUE ALMENDARES ESCENARIO BLACK TEARS , 22.30 - 23.30 - MADCON (NORWAY)

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SATURDAY 25 MARCH 2017 - PARQUE ALMENDARES ESCENARIO BLACK TEARS , 00.45 - 02..00 - HAVANA DE PRIMERA (CUBA)

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SATURDAY 25 MARCH 2017 - PARQUE ALMENDARES ESCENARIO ESTRELLA DAMM , 17.30 - 18.30 - VLADA TOMOVA (BULGARIA)

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SATURDAY 25 MARCH 2017 - PARQUE ALMENDARES ESCENARIO ESTRELLA DAMM , 19.30 - 20.30 - NIGHTLOSERS (ROMANIA)

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SATURDAY 25 MARCH 2017 - PARQUE ALMENDARES ESCENARIO ESTRELLA DAMM , 21.30 - 22.30 - LADY MOSCOW (NORWAY)

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SATURDAY 25 MARCH 2017 - PARQUE ALMENDARES ESCENARIO ESTRELLA DAMM , 23.45 - 00.45 - MEXICAN DUBWISER (MEXICO)

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 SATURDAY 26 MARCH 2017 - FABRICA DE ARTE CUBANO F.A.C. , 23.15 - 00.15 - LINDIGO (FRANCE)

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By prensalatina

The fourth edition of the festival Havana World Music (HWM) will develop this year with the intention to set the capital in motion to the rhythm of different musical styles, as rock, hip-hop and jazz, the organizers announced. 

'Music will not stop from March 23-26 at the two places chosen for this purpose:Fabrica de Arte Cubano and Havana Metropolitan Park (Almendares Park),' according to the event's main organizer, singer Eme Alfonso.

 

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More than 100 artists from around 15 countries will participate in the festival, which was held for the first time in 2014 and is currently attracting the attention of many bands, interested in coming to Cuba, Eme added.

This time, the participants come from Haiti, Colombia, Norway, Algiers, Bulgaria, Romania, besides the local participants, she specified.

The Norwegian hip-hop band Madcon, the Colobian group Systema Solar and the Cuban popular music group Havana D Primera are the first on the list to play, according to organizers.

There will be activities also for children, with the purpose that entire families can enjoy the HWM festival.

Besides concerts, the event includes exhibitions, performances, workshops and lectures, with the objective of exchanging about the current musical trends in the world.

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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