[act-ma] 3/06 Ned Sublette literately wrote the book on Afro-Cuban music will be at Harvard
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Mon Mar 5 18:14:50 PST 2018
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*Ned Sublette literately wrote the book on Afro-Cuban music will be at
*Tuesday, March 6, at 1pm at Holden Chapel, Harvard Yard (near Peabody
St and the underpass)*
*Cuba Studies Program: Arsenio and Bebo*
Tresero / bandleader Ignacio Arsenio Travieso Scull (1911-1970), whose
stage name was Arsenio Rodríguez, and his contemporary, pianist /
bandleader Ramón "Bebo" Valdes (1918-2013), were giants whose dominant
influence on 20th-century Cuban music ultimately had a global reach.
*Ned Sublette* discusses their work and legacy, with images from
Arsenio's home town of Güines and Bebo's home town of Quivicán.
*Holden Chapel, Harvard Yard. For more information, please contact Cary
Garcia-Yero <mailto:cubanstudies at fas.harvard.edu> or visit our website
Speaker: *Ned Sublette*, composer, musician, record producer,
musicologist, and author.
Moderated by *Yosvany Terry*, Director of the Harvard Jazz Band.
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