Cuban rhythms static, but not stale
Web posted on: Friday, June 05, 1998 7:26:16 PM EDT
(CNN) -- Whether you consider the tiny island nation a relic of a failed ideology or the last outpost of a noble ideal, Cuba is always a magnet for political debate. But its musical heritage, preserved almost as if dropped in aspic, survives and even thrives on a wealth of cultural influences. Curious for more? Watch the World Beat premiere for the full report -- check the CNN and CNNI program schedules for air times.