CAMAGÜEY.-The city of Camagüey will repeat like rumba´s square with the biennial event Rumbatéate, foreseen from June 8 until June 11, and dedicated to the percussionists of the National Folk Set (CFN).

This edition will offer like innovation the presentation of the disc Thanks to the rumba, the third one of Rumbatá, on the 9th in the Square of the Workpeople, at 4:00 p.m.

It will continue with the classes of dance in the House of Culture Ignacio Agramonte, also headquarters of the conferences and of the exchange of experiences of the participants.

Of other provinces there will come Muñequitos de Matanzas, Rumberos de Cuba, Ochareo (Cienfuegos), Awo Aché (Santa Clara) and Rumbávila; and of house there will be Harlequin, Maraguán, Camagua, the Folkloric and the Symphonic Orchestra.

“Camagüey has been placing itself and preparing auditory and visually to appreciate the rumba. The people wants a direct rumba, where it could touch it, take photos with the rumberos, talk”, affirmed Wilmer Ferrán Jiménez, the director of Rumbatá before cataloguing his group of “generated seed that has bloomed strongly”.

Rumbatéate will open next Friday from 9:00 p.m. with a concert of the host group and guests in the Courtyard of the Caribbean Club, and will conclude with the group of urban music The Crusade (Havana) in the Square of the Workpeople.

Translated by Linet Acuña Quilez