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Latin Roots #59 - Nueva Trova from Cuba Transcends It’s State-Supported Origins

Latin Roots: Nueva Trova from Cuba Transcends It’s State-Supported Origins

April 10, 2014 - Producer Aaron Levinson is back with a new Latin Roots segment on Nueva Trova, a style of music that started in Castro's Cuba in the 1960's but continues today. It started as a political music celebrating the ideals of the revolution but the music lives on, not just in Cuba but abroad.
Aaron will play us some surprising examples.

Session Setlist OJALA by Silvio Rodriguez from Al Final de Este Viaje
TODO SE TRANSFORMA by Jorge Drexler from Eco
  • Playlist Tracks:
    http://open.spotify.com/user/wxpnfm/playlist/6WQdhqJokYNr0MKgccLrLt


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