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Andrés Alén (b.1950)

Andrés Alén Rodríguez, one of the most talented pianists to come out of Cuba in the second half of the 20th century, was born in Havana on 7 October 1950 and now lives in Madrid, where he teaches piano at the Escuela de Música Creativa and at the Universidad Alfonso X el Sabio (UAS), as well as continuing to compose Cuban music. His compositions move between a number of different spheres, including classical, jazz and Cuban and Latin-American popular music.