Music Styles

In 1993, the Cuban musician José Luis Cortés travelled with his group NG La Banda through a tour of Japan. At that time this important musician tried to achieve a...
Changüi was born in Guantanamo Province, Cuba (specifically the Baracoa area) from the style called Nengon. There are some conflicting answers you will receive when you ask the question, "What is...
Punto Guajiro (also called Punto Cubano) is the country music from the Western and Central provinces of Cuba. This style began to become popular around the end of the 18th...
Son is a generic term for the musical family of country music originating in Oriente de Cuba (Eastern Cuba), as well as a style within the family itself. Traditionally, Son...
La nueva trova, fenomeno estetico nacido en la segunda mitad de la decada del 60 en la mayor de las islas del caribe, es la cantinuacion de movimientos trovadorezcos anteriores...
Durante el siglo XIX aparecen en Cuba diferentes formas de presentarse la canción, todas ellas con marcados elementos que le otorgaban un sello nacional. Entre ellas se destacaron las canciones...
Nengon was the precursor to both Son and Changüi. It evolved into Son in Santiago de Cuba and Changüi (when it fused with Kiriba) in Guantanamo province. Nengon was traditionally played with a Tingotalango...
En 1993, el músico cubano José Luis Cortés realizó con su grupo NG La Banda una gira por Japón. Por esa época este importante músico trataba de lograr un sonido...