“The stunning collection of classical rooted pieces on Cuban Rhapsody can perhaps be viewed as the Cuban equivalent of the Great American Songbook. They have proved to be both timeless and still relevant, as this album clearly confirms.” – Kerry Doole
For this special performance Jane and Hilario will be adding an All Star lineup of vocalists featuring:
Amanda Martinez, Laura Fernandez, Eliana Cuevas, Yailen Duran, Luis Mario Ochoa and Alberto Alberto.
Please join us for some of the most beautiful Cuban music ever written.
One night only!!!
Multiple Juno Award winner, Jane Bunnett has turned her bands into showcases for the finest talent from Canada, the U.S.and Cuba. Jane has many popular jazz CDs to her credit, many of them highlighting the best Cuban musicians.
Hilario Duran was well established as one of the most popular jazz pianists in Cuba before moving to Toronto. He’s been nominated for Grammys, won Junos and other awards… and received accolades from luminaries such as Chucho Valdes and Arturo Sandoval.
1. Lágrimas Negras (Black Tears)
2. Son de la Loma
4. Quirino con su Tres
5. Contradanzas (Medley)
i) La Tedezco (deedicated to Fortunata Tedezco)
ii) El Pañuelo de Pepa (Pepa’s Handkerchief)
iii) Los Ojos de Pepa (Pepa’s Eyes)
iv) Los Tres Golpes (The Three Golpes)
v) Tarde en La Habana (Afternoon in Havana)
6. María la O
7. Almendra (Almonds)
8. New Danzón
10. Danza Lucumí