February 15 in the Americas (Feb 16 in Europe and Africa): our next broadcast will include an interview with (and the music of) Multiple Latin GRAMMY and Cubadisco winner Septeto Santiaguero (in English with Alden Gonzalez and in Spanish with Fernando Dewar) that we recorded in Santiago de Cuba as well as a conservation with Orlando Sanchez Soto (plus music), who has worked with many of the best Jazz artists in Cuba and Bulgaria and is working in the United States right now.
*** Every Monday night from 8pm-9pm EST in North, Central and South America (Tuesday morning from 0100-0200 UTC in Europe and Africa) on the short waves on WBCQ The Planet, 7.490 MHz:
From the Isle of Music, a new radio program dedicated to the music of Cuba – Jazz, Fusion, Timba, Nueva Trova, Son, Classical, Folklorica, interviews with musicians, even a little history of the music now and then. Partly in English, en parte en español. “Like” our page to keep informed about what we will bring you. (For those without shortwave or outside of viable signal range, there are also a couple of ways to stream the frequency via Internet; see the instructions in our NOTES section).