Daymé Arocena Cuba
Jazz and neo-soul with a distinctive twist of Cuban rumba.
The 24 year-old composer, arranger, choir director and band leader Daymé Arocena sings jazz and neo-soul with a distinctive twist of Cuban rumbajazz and neo-soul with a distinctive twist of Cuban rumba.
Classically trained, she played piano, violin and guitar in her youth before concluding that her unique voice was her most powerful instrument.
Always dressed strikingly in white in recognition of her induction into the Afro-Cuban religion of Santeria, she’s an innovative global collaborator who has worked with Roberto Fonseca, the rapper Kumar, the Russian DJ Raumskaya and Gilles Petersen, who featured her on his Havana Cultura Mix album and released her solo debut Nueva Era on his own label.http://daymearocena.com/es/