Trinidad and Tobago sent a contingent of 60 persons, led by Dr. the Honourable Lincoln Douglas, Minister of the Arts and Multiculturalism, to the 18th Annual Cubadisco International Fair held in Havana, Cuba from May 17 – 25, 2014.
Cubadisco highlighted percussion music and instruments. Activities included artistic programming and promotion, an international symposium and a trade fair. In addition, Trinidad and Tobago was guest of honour at the event and received an honorary award.
The contingent will include:
- Outlaw Tassa Group (Tassa);
- Picton Folk Performers Rhythm Section (Rhythm Section);
- Codrington Pan Family (Steelband);
- Artistes and officials from Tobago
- Dr. Suzanne Burke, an academic on cultural industries.