The Macorina, nickname of a Cuban girl with a happy life, who gave rise to a famous song that, went around the world at the beginning of the XX century.
Alvarez Guedes, Cuban entertainer, and musical productor launched the career of many Cuban and Latin artists, he lived in Miami exile since 1960
Eroticism and Cuban music, songs with catchy lyrics, suggestive but without having a bad taste, some Cuban composers have pontificated in the matter.
Several scientific studies confirm that there are more believed similarities between music and the human speech and our pupils not only react before light.
According to the well-known humorist Héctor Zumbado (1932), the attitude before listening to popular forms of the Cuban music will reveal what kind of temper you have…this is a special recommendation of Traditional of the fifties to their readers.
(Text taken from the book “Riflexiones (2)”, Unión Editions, 1985, Cuba).
There are two important things in Cuba: music and table. They’re always together. They’re always defining periods. We propose you a journey through the most musical of the cuisine; the Cuban one.
Not for nothing I state that the Cuban nationality, the great erudite Fernando Ortiz compared it with an “Ajiaco”. In his big bursary of analogies, like any other wise man, willing to clarify something, he could have taken another one; but not. Once more, food was the protagonist in this occasion, for defining what we are.