Let’s Set the Scene
Dates: September 13th-17th, 2023, featuring “Jazz Emprende” music event at Fábrica de Arte Cubano, Havana, Cuba.
Picture yourself strolling through the sun-kissed roads of Old Havana, sensing the age-old cobblestones under your soles. The melodious salsa rhythms from a nearby window and the vivid hues from the buildings fill your senses with joy. This could become a reality for you in September.
Why Join Us On This Adventure?
It’s Just Us: Intimate and Cozy
Our journey will be more than just a typical tourist experience. By limiting our group to only eight spots, we’ll have the opportunity to create a more intimate and personal journey among friends. We’ll have the chance to make a more intimate and personal journey among friends.
Nightly Jam Sessions
Imagine yourself with a refreshing mojito in hand, swaying to the rhythms of live jazz under the Havana moon at renowned spots like Fangio Habana and La Zorra y el Cuervo.
Culinary Love Affair
During our trip, we plan to dine at some of the best Cuban Paladars. Our list includes El Del Frente, La Tierra, and El Cocinero. These restaurants are known for their unique combination of classic Cuban flavors and modern culinary techniques. We’re thrilled to taste their signature dishes, including ropa vieja, tropical ceviche, family-style black beans and white rice, lechón asado, and more, including vegan/vegetarian options.
Step into the Studio: Your Private Concert
Imagine this: you, in a sunlit Old Havana studio, as a Latin-Jazz ensemble treats you to a session that feels like it’s just for you. It’s raw, intimate, and unforgettable.
The Cherry on Top: Jazz Emprende Music Event
This event offers a unique atmosphere that blends the style of a TED talk conference with a jazz lounge. Attendees will have the chance to network with the talented Italian rhythm artist Aldo Mazza and the soulful musician from Parisian jazz, Sebastien Videl. The ambiance is incredibly cool, making it the perfect place to immerse yourself in an electrifying yet smooth environment.
The event boasts an impressive lineup of legendary musicians, including Ruly Herrera & Real Project from Cuba, who bring a fresh wave of Cuban jazz with snappy drums and infectious rhythms. Roberto Fonseca, a Cuban pianist, expertly dances his fingers along the piano keys, captivating the audience with mesmerizing tunes. Eme Alfonso, also from Cuba, has a soulful and ethereal voice that is pure magic to the ears. The United States Robert Glasper is a true maestro who effortlessly blends jazz and R&B in a heartfelt embrace. Lastly, Crystal Murray from France has a silky, fresh, and downright hypnotic voice will leave you yearning for more.
The Itinerary Outline: Your Perfect 5 Days in Havana
Day 1: Warm Welcomes, Music and Cuban Cocktails
Day 2: Uncover the Secrets of Old Havana and the majesty of Cuban Music during Jazz Emprende Concerts
Day 3: Engage and Get Inspired at Jazz Emprende Events
Day 4: Your Day, Your Way & A Farewell Fiesta
Day 5: One Last Cuban Coffee, then Homeward Bound
The Last Word
Crafted with love by musician’s dreamers, this isn’t your run-of-the-mill vacation. It’s your gateway into the pulsating heart of Cuba.
Ready to swap your routine for some rhythm? Mark those calendars for September 2023. Come make memories with us.