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14 / Apr / 2015

JOIN US: ADIOS TOUR.COM

In front of your eyes is a piece of popular music history. Since 2008, Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club® has continued as the legitimate heir to the project that began in 1997. And this is your passport to an unforgettable journey that originates in Cuba. Anecdotes, curiosities, stories and exclusive pictures are in this book.  An unique way to know all the details behind the “Adios Tour”. Also the band [...]  

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12 / Apr / 2015

HAVANA SHINES IN LONDON

The remaining original members of the Buena Vista Social Club held their own in this joyous, bittersweet end to a remarkable era. It was the old guard, all holding their own on this farewell tour, who shone: angular guitarist Papi Oviedo, 78, Barbarito Torres, briefly playing his Cuban lute behind his back, the great diva Omara Portuondo, 85, resplendent in orange pantsuit and Birkenstocks with socks, variously emoting, gyrating and [...]  

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06 / Apr / 2015

LOST AND FOUND ALBUM RELEASE

The Buena Vista Social Club were an international phenomenon, and yet the full band released only two albums: the bestselling 1997 studio set and a recording of their one US show in 1998, released 10 years later. Now, as the two surviving Buena Vista stars Omara Portuondo and Eliades Ochoa prepare for their final UK tour, comes an album of “previously unreleased tracks”, and it includes two classics, both recorded [...]  

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06 / Feb / 2015

SOLD OUT DATES!

The Farewell Tour started last year, garnishing great public accolades and press. This new year promises the same as the group is happy for the great reception in theaters, and festivals. With a huge smile the band learnt that several concerts have been "sold out" months before the performance! On behalf of all the Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club® and Omara Portuondo we sand a special thank you for the [...]  

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04 / Feb / 2015

BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB NEW ALBUM

Almost two decades after the release of the original Buena Vista Social Club album, World Circuit  presents ‘Lost and Found‘ - a collection of previously unreleased tracks from the Buena Vista all-star cast of Ibrahim Ferrer, Rubén González, Cachaíto López, Guajiro Mirabal, Eliades Ochoa, Omara Portuondo & Compay Segundo. All the studio tracks were recorded in Havana during the rich and prolific period of creativity that followed the recording of [...]  

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03 / Feb / 2015

UNIQUE DATE IN CHILE

Santiago de Chile  is confirmed as one of the farewell tour stops for the Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club®. This unique performance in Chile will be May 20th at Teatro Caupolican in Santiago de Chile. It was a desire confessed by all group members, Santiago de Chile must be in the Adiós Tour! Finally their thoughts were listened to and the Orquesta featuring Omara Portuondo will visit the Chilean capital [...]  

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30 / Jan / 2015

BRAZIL HERE WE GO!

Omara loves Brazil; its music, art and expression. Throughout her career she has had many collaborations Brazilian artists.. No wonder her discography features the wonderful album with Brazilian singer Maria Bethania, click here to listen this beautiful masterpiece! Shortly  Omara Will return again to this beloved country, along with the Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club® in celebration of  their the Adiós Tour. Porto Alegre , Rio de Janeiro , [...]  

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27 / Jan / 2015

ADIOS TOUR IS ABOUT TO START

One, two, three....Up to 38 opportunities to join the partu with the Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club® and Omara Portuondo in their farewell tour: Adiós Tour 2015. Few days to start, first date of the year will be next February 4th at Auditorio Nacional in Mexico City. Then the group will visit Australia and New Zealand, to come back top Europe this Spring. Click here and check out the [...]  

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19 / Jan / 2015

A VERY SPECIAL EVENING

Last Sunday January 18th Omara Portuondo premiered her latest release Magia Negra in her hometwon Havana. Along with young pianist Roberto Fonseca, and special guests EL MICHA and David Blanco, Omara sang the very best of Cuban classics such as Bésame Mucho, Veinte Años and some songs from the album. Click here to see the photo album from that night.

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13 / Jan / 2015

AUSTRALIAN TOUR

After 16 years thrilling audiences around the world, the Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club and Omara Portuondo is set to bid ‘Adios' with a farewell world tour that will be visiting Australia next March 2015. The group will be at Adelaide WOMADelaide Festival March 6-8, Brisbane March 9, on the 11th they will be performing at Hamer Hall in Melbourne and the last stop will be at State Theatre in [...]  

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