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Sun, Apr 30


Coral Gables

The Great Cuban Suite & Friends at Books & Books Coral Gables

Join us for an intimate Sunday afternoon of acoustic guitar, percussion, and special guests! Alberto Puerto and Otto Santana will be presenting works from the album The Great Cuban Suite and new works from the current album underway at Alberto Puerto Music, Sponsored by Bill Glez Guitars.

The Great Cuban Suite & Friends at Books & Books Coral Gables
The Great Cuban Suite & Friends at Books & Books Coral Gables

Time & Location

Apr 30, 2023, 4:00 PM

Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134, USA

About the event

The Great Cuban Suite was released in 2021 and nominated for a CubaDisco Award in the same year. The Latin American Songbook album is currently under production at Alberto Puerto Music in Coral Gables, FL.  

Artist bios: 

Alberto Puerto

Cuban American guitarist Alberto Puerto is known for his potent and sensitive interpretations of diverse repertoire. 

His artistic inquiry as a musician promotes improvisation and a lustrous freestyle, replete with musical colors and delightful, invigorating ambiances, always sustained by an enthralling interpretive technique, at once making his way in the fusion of classical music with Latin jazz, instrumental music, and Latin American music.

The reaches of Puerto's music, both sonically and conceptually, transcend the musical world to connect sound with other arts, ennobling the stage experience.

Otto Santana

Otto Santana is a Cuban percussionist based in Miami. He has participated in more than forty recordings, including the album “Visualízate” by Gente de Zona, winner of the Latin Grammy Award in 2016. Otto founded the Otto Santana Jazz Trio and was part of the Global Cuba Fest 2022 with Jorge Luis Pacheco. He has worked with iconic Cuban music artists, including Isaac Delgado and Alain Perez. His talent and versatility allow him to move in various genres, providing a personal stamp that makes him unique in the competitive scene of Latin percussion.


  • 30 minutes

    Set 1 - The Great Cuban Suite

  • 20 minutes

    Set 2 - Latin American Songbook


  • Guest admission

    +$0.88 service fee
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