Appreciated by all aficionados of Latin music, the festival Tempo Latino slightly changes of pace for its 26th edition in the small town of Vic Fezensac and is held three days this year, from 26 to 28 July 2019. A edition, a shorter and condensed to the programming very varied, once again. The concerts in the arenas, to the number of six this year are at the heart of the festival. Thus the theme of the first evening of the Friday is the “go-return between Paris and Havana”, the big band God will inaugurate this new edition to 21h, followed by Kassav’ celebrates its fortieth anniversary on the stage of the Arena, where the concerts official festival.
on Saturday night the atmosphere will always be on a journey, between two continents. From Cuba to New York, Orquesta Akokan, which brings together some of the most talented musicians of the island and Antibalas, a collective new york between Fela Kuti, afro-beat and Tony Allen, will play in the small town in the gers. Finally, on the last night, the revelation cuban Cimafunk will take away the public with his unique style between Afro-Cuban and funk. Alexander Abreu (trumpet player and singer) accompanied by the formation Havana d’primera, which has long trusté the hit-parades of his country will come close in beauty these three days.
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From Cuba to New York
Saturday, July 27, to 23, the cult of the revival Afrobeat @Antibalas will be celebrating 20 years of existence in the arena of #TempoLatino. Duke Amayo invites you to this exclusive evening @DaptoneRecords
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— TempoLatino (@tempo_latino) 18 July 2019
In parallel with the main gigs of the festival, the pianist Joachim Horsley that mix boldly Beethoven and cuban rhythms, will occur Sunday afternoon at the church. Many DJs will take turns for almost 24 hours on 24. For those who want to improve their hipped and join thousands of salseros who invade literally the streets during the festival, the dance workshops are offered. In the program: salsa puerto rican, afro-contemporary, bachata, reggaeton. And in addition to this program suitable for small and large, the organization of Tempo Latino offers numerous workshops hungry to discover on the spot…