The guitarist and composer Marta Valdés was awarded the La Bella Cubana award, granted by the music branch of the Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (Uneac) in Matanzas, “for being one of the most outstanding creators of Cuban songwriting. », reported the Matanceros portal, of the provincial government.
Deserving of the National Music Award and the Félix Varela Order, the singer-songwriter is one of the most beloved by the public in our country, with a signature on works as recognized as Words, not accurate, you don’t suspect Y if you come back.
On the other hand, the Luis Agesta Grand Prize, of the 38th edition of the Santamareare 2022 contest, in Villa Clara, was awarded to the popular youth series Calendar and its director Magda González Grau, in the Fiction category.
This contest takes place in the coastal municipality of Caibarién, located more than 50 kilometers from the provincial capital. González Grau told Prensa Latina that “the Santamareare is a great personal discovery, which not only impresses with its significance and its native values, but also because it reveals an immense sense of belonging in the north of Villa Clara with local identity and with the rescue of originality and the roots of radio».