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Chucho Valdés: A Legend!

Presented by Wellesley College at Alumnae Hall Ballroom, Wellesley MA

Apr 18 2020
Chucho Valdés: A Legend!

The Music Department is honored to welcome the legendary Chucho Valdés for a solo performance at Wellesley College.

The Cuban pianist, composer, and arranger is the most influential figure in modern Afro-Cuban jazz. He is the winner of six GRAMMY Awards and four Latin GRAMMY Awards. Valdés received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Latin Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences and was inducted in the Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2018. Born in a family of musicians in Quivicán, Havana province, Cuba, Dionisio Jesús “Chucho” Valdés Rodríguez, has distilled elements of the Afro-Cuban music

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106 Central Street, Wellesley, MA 02482

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