Gustavo Corrales Romero -
For those who care...

This is where we plan to keep you informed about
what we've been doing and where we are heading.
The newsletter is sent every 4-6 weeks.
Concert announcements are done separately.
In gratitude, always, KyG

Arioso CD Crowdfunding Ongoing
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· Project description In 3 languages
· Berlin Rehearsal update in 3 languages
· The new phase since 2018, to record ASAP!

New video: Zele Jazz Concert February 2019

Newsletter 12 February 2019
3 languages, like before - New format! - New videos! - AND Celebrating G’s mentor César López Zarragoitía

KyG Wishes 2019 December 2018
Find the complete message - and some notes - here...

Publication of GCR article by ILAMS December 2018
Gustavo Corrales Romero and his production company KyG have had a connection with the UK based Iberian and Latin American Music Society (ILAMS) since 2014, when they did a review on the FRESCO CD. In 2017 KyG co-sponsored a concert in the Echoes Festival in London.

And now the English translation of the article by Gustavo on the Cuban composer Ignacio Cervantes was published in the ILAMS newsletter. Go to the Latin American showcase page for all language versions of the article...

New Promo Video CC&J! November 2018

Promoting the Cuban Classical an Jazz piano duo with none other than 'The other face of Cuban jazz' Ramón Valle. Click here or on the image to view. And don't forget to check out the other videos on the Video Page... 2019, HERE WE COME!

Short KyG News November 2018
including new promo video Cuban Classical and Jazz, a note on the 11 November concert and KyG's short-term plans. Click here...

In Memoriam September 2018
After the successful concerts at the Fenix Music Factory in Rotterdam (February) and the Lutheran Church in The Hague (May), we had to take a long break relating to personal loss. Click here for details.

Happy 2018! January 2018
and a short update. Click here.

Photo & video report of latest Cuban Classical & Jazz concert 3 September 2017

In collaboration with Ramón Valle. It was a smash hit! Catch the next edition on 10 February 2018 in Rotterdam. Check the agenda for details. Click here (or on picture) for the report...

Click here for promotional video 2017 with audience reactions.

Crowdfunding update: BERLIN 25 July 2017
It took about two weeks because of the additional work on the videos and the photo album, but here it is: The complete report on the Berlin rehearsal of the ARIOSO suite, in three languages... 

Click here for a video impression.

Milestone! 1st ARIOSO rehearsal 3 July 2017
First picture of the joyful reunion and successful rehearsal at the end of June in Berlin; the first step in the production of the ARIOSO CD.

Arioso on 16 June 2017
As of today ARIOSO has a permanent promotional button on the homepage of that will remain there until the end of the crowdfunding campaign in September! 
The campaign was extended and is still ongoing. 
The button was removed after September 2017.

Arioso is going to Berlin! 2 June 2017
A first milestone in de ARIOSO crowdfunding campaign. Thanks to our gracious donors we were able to plan the first rehearsal of the ARIOSO musicians at the end of June. Click on the picture for details...

Successful crowdfunding mini concert! 29 May 2017
Words are not enough to express our gratitude... 
Click here for pictures and details.

To hear a painting, to see the music 9 April 2017
Click here for the photo report of this recent concert on LinkedIn.

Picture by Richard Braakenburg

KyG Touch Base  March 2017
Change is in the air! A new communication format by KyG.

2017 wishes December 2016
KyG wishes you a Magical New Year. Newsletters to resume soon!

Newsletter 11 September 2016
KyG company review - From Europe to Latin America: The Waltz ! – 1st KyG survey - Sarabandio review - In the spotlight: BookIsh Plaza

KyG Quick Hello August 2016
Next newsletter expected in September. A quick, summery update.

Article by Worldwide Cuban Music 11 July 2016
Worldwide Cuban Music has been providing a platform for the work of Cuban musicians living outside of Cuba since 2014. Their article (in Spanish) about ARIOSO consists of a description of Gustavo Corrales Romero's piano trio project and the trajectory that preceded it. Click here for the English translation. 

Newsletter 10 April 2016
PROUDLY PRESENTING: ARIOSO Cuban chamber music by Gustavo Corrales Romero

Brokken-Corrales 17 April 2016
We look back upon a delightful, well-attended, warmly received lecture-concert in collaboration with writer Jan Brokken at Toets des Tijds in Amsterdam this past Sunday. Two grand pianos graced the stage: a 1907 Ibach and an authentic 1873 Broadwood to perform the older pieces true to the sound of the times...

KyG Quick Hello March 2016
Because of the large gap since December. A quick update.

From Cuba to Curaçao, Caracas and Aruba! 
23 March 2016
Highly anticipated! The lecture-concert collaboration with Dutch writer Jan Brokken on Sunday 17 April 2016. Read all about it here.

Newsletter 9 December 2015
Plans for now and 2016 - In Paraguay with Agustín Barrios 'Mangoré' – In the spotlight: ILAMS

Newsletter 8 September 2015
The second half of 2015 - Back to Cuba with Ernesto Lecuona – NEW: In the Spotlight

Newsletter 7 July 2015
Good vibes and surprises – A trip to Mexico with Manuel Ponce – KyG Then & Now: the challenges of building an international artistic career

Música Viva! 27 June 2015
The first Música Viva concert at the Soefi Centre in The Hague, with tenor Jorge Andrés Martina, was a resounding success that will surely be followed by more concerts. The duo received a roaring, standing ovation and gave two encores.

Newsletter 6 April 2015
Concerts, collaborations and new videos! – KyG Then & Now: the crossing to the birthplace of the great European composers – Feature: the Danzón Cuba's national dance

Newsletter 5 February 2015
An unstoppable contemporary Cuban composer: Keyla Orozco – KyG Then & Now: romance for the boy who was married to his piano – Back to Belle Epoque soirées

2015 wishes

Newsletter 4 November-December 2014
Visiting the Argentine pampas with Carlos Guastavino – KyG’s continuing story: the road from the Superior Institute for Art to Aruba – new FRESCO distributors

Newsletter 3 October 2014
Continuing the Latin American showcase in Cuba: Ignacio Cervantes – KyG Then & Now: G’s Russian adventure – Have your own living room concert

Newsletter 2 September 2014
Launching the Latin American music showcase with a composer from Brazil: Ernesto Nazareth – KyG then and now: the story as it began with G

Newsletter 1 July 2014
After the 'revamp project' - What we've been doing- Current activities - Our plans - Latest concert and CD reviews

Exciting 2nd CD - featuring wonderfully melodic and rhythmic Latin American music - is available NOW!

Unique details about Gustavo Corrales Romero's first CD.

La Ciudad de Los Portales June 2014
Second ambitious writing project about Gustavo's home town completed!

1st KyG concert abroad 28 June 2012 
A definite reason to double our efforts to internationalize Gustavo's career. We LOVE London. Great response from the audience and we learned a lot. Will do better on pics and videos next time. Catch a couple in the photo gallery.

1st collaboration above expectation! 7 June 2012 
The combined concert with Ramón Valle proved to be a very enjoyable experience indeed, for both pianists and audience!

1st Salon Concert great success 22 April 2012 
The piano recital-with-commentary in the intimate atmosphere of the elegant Carlton Ambassador proved to be a winner...

KyG 16 August 2011 
We are proud, after 10 years of unofficial operation, to have formalized our ongoing cooperation by founding KyG Productions.