Cuban Music and Women's Empowerment 

A Women Who Score trip

Join us in Cuba for the trip of a lifetime

*late September 2019. Dates coming soon

Women Who Score is hosting a 7-day excursion to Cuba focused on the theme of “Women’s  Empowerment and Cuban Music.” Participants will be exposed to a thriving music scene and experience Cuba up close through educational forums, discussions with Cuban artists, composers and thought leaders, exposure to culture and arts, and dining at a carefully curated list of restaurants.

 

The trip will feature prominent women pacesetters from different spheres, ranging from entrepreneurship, the arts, feminism and more.

 

Participants will also be invited to a one-of-a-kind concert in Havana headlined by internationally renowned classical pianist Angela Draghicescu side by side Cuban artists.

Another highlight of this trip will be an excursion to the UNESCO World Heritage site of Cienfuegos to take part in the joy of the Benny Moré International Music Festival. This event celebrates the life and legacy of Cuba’s best-known popular singer of all time: the multi-talented virtuoso Benny Moré. The festival, which takes place in Moré´s province of birth, will showcase a host of genres of Cuban music, ranging from Afro-infused timba dance beats to traditional Cuban jazz ensembles, with a special emphasis on those performed by Moré himself.

 

Accommodation, ground transfers, bilingual tour guide, admissions to all activities and concert venues, and most meals are included in the trip package.

 

Deposit deadline: May 15, 2019. Space is limited

Program Highlights

  • Visits to important music and cultural centers

  • Discussions with female entrepreneurs and business leaders

  • An intimate performance by Women Who Score founder and renowned pianist Angela Draghicescu alongside Cuban artists, followed by a panel discussion

  • Stops at cultural hotspots, including museums, an art studio, a live music venue and top restaurants

  • The option to enjoy Havana’s world-renowned nightlife scene

  • A side trip out of the city to experience the Benny Moré music festival in Cienfuegos​

What does the new Cuba look like? Get a glimpse in the full program agenda.

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