Gema y Pavel's sound is "...an almost bewildering intricate fabric..."
---Robin D. Moore, author and professor of Music History, University of Texas.
"mercilessly good" ---Miami's El Nuevo Herald.
The cuban duo, Gema y Pavel, has shared concerts with renowned artists such as Angelique Kidjo, the late Tito Puente, Ketama, Alejandro Sanz, Pablo Milanés, Martirio, Marta Valdés, Pedro Guerra and Javier Ruibal, among many others.
The duo has toured in Europe, participating in the Frankfurt Ópera, the Arezzo Wave Festival in Italy, the Nice Jazz Festival in France – where the jazz musicians Herbie Hancock and the Brazilian Joao Bosco participated as well, among other greats. They also played at the International Skopje Jazz Festival in Macedonia – sharing the stage with Latin jazz legend, the late Tito Puente. They played at Le Printemps de Bourges in France, WDR Colonia International Musical Festival, La Cote D'Opale in France, "Cuba is Music" in Paris, and the Latin Festival Saint Nazaire in France. In Spain, Gema & Pavel performed in the Córdoba Guitar Festival, the Tropical Festival of Bilbao, South Pirineo Festival, Cadiz International Theater Festival, Milenaria 95 in Logroño, and "Cuba is Music" in Madrid. Gema y Pavel achieved international exposure during their show in the 1996 Midem Festival in Cannes, France.
See a recent TV Interview/Concert on YouTube: