Thursday, February 10, 2005

Who introduced you to rumba? - LAZARO ROSS: An old lady called Otilia Mantecòn, from Pedro Betancourt (a town in Matanzas province). She had the gift of transporting me to a world of legends, kings, and gods, of rebellious long-suffering slaves. Otilia was a humble queen with worn-out shoes, but a lot of experience. BB