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EuroArts Music International

Fiesta Cubana

  • Dec. 31, 2021     7:00 PM (UTC-4:00)
  • Havanna, Kuba
  • The turn of 2009/2010 has been celebrated with an extraordinary New Year's Concert from
  • Havana: with Caribean salsa-rhythms and classics of Cuban music, the new year has been
  • welcomed. Also on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the TROPICANA Club, the 'cabaret
  • of dreams', the turn of the year has been a special event to all of its artists.
  • Highlights of the evening are the performances of Omara Portuondo who gained
  • international stardom as the singer of the "Buena Vista Social Club". She started her career
  • at the TROPICANA in 1945. Therefore, the jubilee is a very special event that she celebrates
  • with her friends and the fabulous TROPICANA artists.
  • The most sweeping selection of Cuban and Latin-American classics that brings a very special
  • evening to TV audiences around the world!

Credits

  • Andrés Coayo Batista, percussionJorge Luis Valdés Chicoy, guitarHarold Lopez Nussa, pianoOmar Gonzalez, double bassRodney Yllarza, drumsSpecial GuestOmara PortuondoDirector of PhotographyNyika JancsóCameraMartin BaerJürgen ClemensRolf GihsaEugen GrossAndrej NicolayRupert RennackChristian SchulzAndreas SplettCrane OperatorRüdiger KasigLightingJorge Rodríguez NúñezDavid García MonagasOscar Pérez HendricksonGerardo Molejón BalbuenaTechnical DirectorsRainer KampeBernd SchmidtVision ControlMatthias BlockCamera Assistant Jens SpöriSound EngineerMaykel BarzagasSound EditingGeorg ObermayerAudio ProducerToine MertensLocal Coordinators HavannaMariana RivasRaquel PopaProduction AssistantsAngelika ApptUlrike EichmannAnneke WagnerAccountantMartin HammerAssistant DirectorMartin FeilVideo Editing AssistantSebastian BrauerEdited bySteffen HerrmannRichard KrausePostproduction ManagerClaudia GrohLine ProducerOliver RiegerProducerMaria StodtmeierTV-ProducersChristopher JanssenJean Wittersheim Directed byHenning KastenProduced byPaul SmacznyA production ofEuroArts Music InternationalIn coproduction withZDFIn cooperation withARTEIn cooperation withTURARTE PALMARES S.A. MINISTERIO DE TURISMO, CUBAOmara Portuondo appears courtesy of Montuno Producciones y Eventos S.L. With thanks toThe entire crew of Tropicana andRoberto Alonso GarcíaAleida Castellanos AbdalaOrestes Domínguez De la PuenteMario Fernandez MiguelRoger López GarciaHarold Lopez Nussa & BandHumberto GarcíaAriel Jiminez PortuondoRaudel García RodriguezRuben Garcia AbelendaRaul Gonzalez HernandezYoana GrassAlain Martínez de La TorreVolker PelletAlicia Perez CasanovaPetra RöhlerMara ValdesDavid Varela Mateo de Acosta