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Royal Albert Home: Roberto Fonseca

Hosted by the Consul of the Turin Live Music & Dance Events Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Sun 16 Aug 20:30 - 21:30

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Cuban jazz pianist Roberto Fonseca will deliver an exclusive set from his home as part of the Royal Albert Home sessions online.

The Havana-born vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, composer, producer and bandleader first appeared at the Hall with the Buena Vista Social Club® ensemble, as part of a Protected content world tour. His subsequent nine solo projects have included the epic Afro-Cuban album, Zamazu – which spawned the song Llegó Cachaíto, used in the Hollywood film, Hancock – Protected content GRAMMY-nominated Yo, and extensive tours both as a solo artist and in a trio.

His new release, Yesun, features guests including GRAMMY-winning saxophonist Joe Lovano, lauded French-Lebanese trumpeter Ibrahim Maalouf and rising star Cuban rapper Danay Suarez.

During this special Royal Albert Home online session, expect retro-modern keyboards, electronic beats and AfroCuban rhythms.

This session will also be broadcast for free on this page on on Sunday 16 August Protected content , Starts: 7:30pm BST: Protected content