Lindo Yambú

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ignacio_Piñeiro Lindo Yambu composition is inexplicably attributed to both Eddy Palmieri (who is interpreting it in this vintage clip which I recorded in the now defunct Copabana in New York City) and the Cuban composer, Ignacio Piñeiro. Piñero’s Lindo Yambu is a different composition and has nothing to do with Palmieri’s Lindo Yambu composition. InContinue reading “Lindo Yambú”

COVID-19 growing at an alarming rate in the island of Puerto Rico 11/20/20

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Republicans gripped by dread as multiple crises swirl

The virus has forced six Republican senators — three of whom have tested positive for Covid — into quarantine for at least two weeks. El virus ha obligado a seis senadores republicanos, tres de los cuales dieron positivo por Covid, a estar en cuarentena durante al menos dos semanas. Dos de ellos, Thom Tillis yContinue reading “Republicans gripped by dread as multiple crises swirl”

Jazz Lives in Clubs. The Pandemic Is Threatening Its Future.

The concert world as a whole is in crisis, but perhaps no genre is as vulnerable as jazz, which depends on a fragile ecosystem of performance venues. Jazz Lives in Clubs. The Pandemic Is Threatening Its Future. – The New York Times Small jazz venues in New York City might not survive the pandemic. PhotoContinue reading “Jazz Lives in Clubs. The Pandemic Is Threatening Its Future.”

Judge strikes down DeVos plan to boost pandemic relief for private schools

A federal judge on Friday ruled that Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ effort to boost the amount of emergency pandemic relief that flows to private school students is illegal and struck down the policy. Judge strikes down DeVos plan to boost pandemic relief for private schools – POLITICO Leave the kids alone, wealthy students should notContinue reading “Judge strikes down DeVos plan to boost pandemic relief for private schools”

Estas son las cifras del “Primer anuncio de resultados parcial” de las primarias

El secretario de la Comisión Estatal de Elecciones (CEE), Ángel Rosa Barrios, se aprestaba a certificar esta madrugada, de forma preliminar, que Pedro Pierluisi y Carlos Delgado Altieri ganaron las contiendas primaristas a la gobernación por los partidos Nuevo Progresista (PNP) y Popular Democrático (PPD), respectivamente. Estas son las cifras del “Primer anuncio de resultadosContinue reading “Estas son las cifras del “Primer anuncio de resultados parcial” de las primarias”