A dance rehearsal
Dance rehearsal in the house of M.me Despaigne, leader of a rumba band set up only with women.
Rumba at Callejon de Hamel, La Havana.
Madan Cisili, leader of an"afrocuban singing and dancing in the old town centre" group. La Havana, March 2002.
A drummer's hand
The hand of a rumba drummer.
Dance lesson in a private house in La Havana.
Oryshas' dance reharsal at Madan Cisili's house.
A band performing a "Conga" in the street for a Santeria rite. La Havana, March 2003.
A dance teacher
Yoandra is a young dancer, one of the many in La Havana giving private dance lessons.
Salsa on New Year day
Not yet satisfied of the night spent in the New Year's Eve Party, two Cubans dance at the high volume of a salsa.
A salsa drummer
A salsa drummer takes a break during a rehearsal.
Young pupils of National Ballet School outside the building hosting the school, in Paseo del Prado. La Havana, March 2003
A feast for a quinceanaria in Santiago de Cuba.
A preparatory class for young dancers.
Musicians playing during a rehearsal in La Havana.
Stretching after a rehearsal. Santiago de Cuba, July 2005.
The last touch.
members of Cutumba Dance Company prepares for a performance. Santiago de Cuba, July 2005.
A dancer performs the dance of Yemaià, Santeria goddess. Santiago de Cuba, July 2005
Looking for the right sound
Looking for the right sound; a salsa band rehearsal.
La Havana, May 2003.