MATANZAS, Cuba, Sep 29 (ACN) The Failde orchestra, a defender of Cuban sonority with special attention to danzon, is among the nominees for the 21st edition of the annual Latin Grammy Awards, an important international distinction that honors excellence in Latin music.
The list of nominees published today includes Failde in the category of best traditional tropical album for "Failde con tumbao", a category that also includes "Este es nuestro changui" "Pa'lante" "icono" and "Soy puro teatro- Homenaje a La Lupe".
It is the first album we present to the Latin Grammy, what a joy to be nominated in competition with excellent productions, it is already an award for a young orchestra like Failde; I thank all those who contributed their small part in Cuba, Mexico and the United States, Ethiel Failde, director of the group, told the Cuban News Agency.
The recording "Failde con tumbao" has the label of the Recording and Music Publishing Company (EGREM), and mixing and mastering made in New York, by Ignacio (Nacho) Molino and Alex Psroudakis.
The final round of voting to select the winners of the 2020 Latin Grammy Awards will begin on October 8, and the Latin Recording Academy will announce the results on November 19.