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Concert: Omara Portuondo and Diego El Cigala

10 Jun 2016 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

For her 85 birthday, Omara Portuondo, one of the most renowned and powerful voices from Cuba, will perform with Spanish Flamenco singer Diego El Cigala.

Last year they shared a stage for the first time. On this occasion they will go over the highlights of her career, from the days as a founding member of Cuarteto d’Aida to her time as the Buena Vista Social Club’s leading lady. El Cigala provides new perspectives on those classics creating a unique fusion of Cuban and Flamenco music.

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Date:
10 Jun 2016
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Website:
http://www.barbican.org.uk/music/event-detail.asp?ID=19629

Venue

Barbican
Silk Street
London, EC2Y 8DS United Kingdom
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Phone
020 7638 8891
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