DOLORES CHURCH. SANTIAGO DE CUBA
In its beginning it was the Church of Our Lady of Dolores (Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de los Dolores), built in the XVII century in a city charged with legends and history. Starting from January 1989, after the ecclesiastical authorities donated the building to Santiago de Cuba, the beautiful and well kept construction became a Concert Hall.
This place is not only appreciated due to its architectural attributes, but also for its excellent acoustic qualities, tested on symphonies, lyrical concerts and chamber music, as well as in annual international choir festivals, organised by the authorities in charge of fostering cultural development in the territory. The concert hall features a Rieger-Kloss organ, an instrument that comes from a prestigious Czechoslovakian company that has created more than 400 of its kind worldwide.
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