Silvio Rodriguez Receives ALBA Arts Award 2010
CUBA, November 26, 2010.- Cuban singer song-writer Silvio Rodriguez said on Wednesday in Spain that he is honored to have received the Arts Award 2010 from the Cultural Fund of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of the Americas (ALBA).
In statements to Prensa Latina news agency, Silvio added that he feels really proud to receive an award like this one from ALBA, a regional bloc working for the integration and for a better future for all Latin American peoples.
The Arts Award, and also the Literature Award —bestowed upon Venezuelan Luis Britto Garcia—, were announced on Wednesday in Havana during a ceremony attended, among other personalities, by Cuban Culture Minister Abel Prieto. (Cubaminrex-RHC)