Magazine Program

Juan de Marcos, founder of Orchestra Buena Vista Social Club, is one of the most prestigious Cuban composers of today.  He talks about the band’s origins, politics, and his work with Ry Cooder. In this interview, the producer and director of The Afro-Cuban All Stars talks about his memories with the Buena Vista Social Club, and the album “Absolutamente en Vivo” recorded in Guanajuato, Mexico.