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Dance review: Cuban ensemble gives stirring performance

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For Gazette music writer Brian McElhiney's preview of this show, click here. When it comes to Afro-Cuban music and dance, there is no ensemble more pure, more dedicated and more celebrated than Los Muñequitos de Matanzas. That was made clear on Sunday afternoon at MassMoCA when this ensemble of Cuban singers, percussionists and dancers performed its “Tribute to the Ancestors.” This matinee of ritual and rumba was a stirring jubilee, one that reconnected Cuba with ...

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