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Cuban piano master Harold López-Nussa performs his composition “Habana sin Sábanas” with his brother, drummer Ruy Adrián López-Nussa, during their concert on July 28 as part of Summer Sessions 2023, broadcast on Fridays Live.
About the concert:
As scion of an illustrious musical family, the 39-year-old Cuban pianist Harold López-Nussa is one of the established masters on Havana’s thriving jazz scene, and an artist who has performed at the SFJAZZ Center numerous times since its opening. Son of drummer Ruy López-Nussa and nephew of pianist Ernan López-Nussa, Harold gained international attention when he won top honors at the prestigious Montreux Jazz Piano Competition in 2005. While touring widely with the Buena Vista Social Club vocalist Omara Portuondo he launched his solo career with his younger brother, the phenomenal drummer Ruy Adrián López-Nussa, who joins the pianist for this performance.
Harold López-Nussa: piano
Ruy Adrián López-Nussa: drums, cajon
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