Encuentro Internacional Danzonero Miguel Faílde In Memoriam

March 29-April 2
Cuban artists
Theaters and plazas in the city of Matanzas
Matanzas, Cuba

The event pays tribute to Miguel Faílde, who has been recognized as the creator of the genre of Danzón, which has historically been recognized as an expression of identity and since 2013 is the Intangible Heritage of the Cuban Nation. Participating in the event are composers, musicologists and researchers, professional dancers and aficionados who love this genre. The event includes a meeting of different bands, a dance contest plus a composition contest, as well lectures and workshops.