ACAS

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AcronymDefinition
ACASAdvisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (UK)
ACASAssured Compliance Assessment Solution (software; US DoD)
ACASAirborne Collision Avoidance System
ACASAutomotive Collision Avoidance Systems
ACASApplication Control Architecture Services
ACASAmerican Capital Strategies, Ltd
ACASAsymptomatic Carotid Atherosclerosis Study
ACASAssociation of Concerned Africa Scholars
ACASAsian Community AIDS Services
ACASAssociate of the Casualty Actuarial Society
ACASAged Care Assessment Service (Australia)
ACASAircraft Collision Avoidance System
ACASAcetyl-Coenzyme A Synthetase (enzyme)
ACASArizonans Concerned about Smoking
ACASAir Collision Avoidance System
ACASApplication Control Architecture Services (DEC)
ACASAssistant Chief of Air Staff
ACASAboriginal Children's Advancement Society
ACASAcute Community-Acquired Sinusitis (disorder)
ACASAmerican Correctional Association Standards
ACASAssociation for Critical Animal Studies
ACASAutomatic Collision Avoidance System
ACASAustralian Crop Accreditation System
ACASAfro-Cuban All Stars
ACASAdherent Cell Analysis and Sorting
ACASAssociate Contracting Assistance Specialist
ACASAppleton Central Alternative School
ACASAmerican College of Applied Science (Crescent City, FL)
ACASAdvanced Close Air Support
ACASAutomated Cable Analyzer System
ACASAUTOVON Central Alarm System
ACASAlarm Control and Annunciator Station
ACASArmy Commissary Automated System
ACASAutomated Circuit Assurance, Short
ACASAutomated Commissary Accounting System
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De Marcos, a key figure in the formation of both Sierra Maestra and the Buena Vista Social Club, forms each Afro-Cuban All Stars orchestra from the crme-of-the-crme of the Cuban diaspora.
Thankfully, Ry Coodergot them together for the Afro-Cuban All Stars so the world got another chance to hear them."
Afro-Cuban All Stars, el menos conocido de los tres discos que surgieron de las sesiones de Buena Vista, es particularmente emocionante justo porque demuestra que las formas clasicas de musica popular afrocubana --la rumba, el guaguanco, el cha cha cha, la guaracha-- se pueden revivir con el motor intacto pero con una combustion completamente nueva.
Cuatro generaciones de musicos se unieron para formar en 1997 el grupo Afro-Cuban All Stars, cuyo primer CD fue grabado por World Ciruit en La Habana bajo el titulo "A Toda Cuba le Gusta".
Tynemouth Priory will host an evening music concert featuring The Afro-Cuban All Stars, Natacha Atlas, Eliza Carthy plus The Ratcatchers and Bellowhead.
Also in the line-up are the Afro-Cuban All Stars led by Buena Vista Social Club's Juan de Marcos Gonzclez.
Ticket: An item on Page 23 of Friday's Ticket gave an incorrect venue for Juan de Marcos and the Afro-Cuban All Stars. The Friday concert will be at the Hult Center.
A weekend of family entertainment with one of the highlights being an open-air concert at Tynemouth Priory and Castle featuring stars of world music including Afro-Cuban All Stars, led by Buena Vista Social Club creator Juan de Marcos Gonzclez.
Prior 9/11, during the late 1990s, the SF Bay had seen performances by major Cuban bands like Los Van Van, NG La Banda, Bamboleo, Maraca, Afro-Cuban All Stars and others, who made regular visits and built sizable fan bases here.
The Afro-Cuban All Stars, a multi-generational big band, will be performing at the event.
He's paid dues in local cumbia and salsa bands and currently is a member of the John Santos Quintet, Jesus Diaz y su QBA, and the Bay Area Afro-Cuban All Stars. He co-leads Vission Latina, a new band doing original Cubano pop, with Saul Sierra (bass) and Carlos Caro (percussion).
While at Elemental, Cuevas worked directly with Quetzal, Los Hombres Calientes, Afro-Cuban All Stars, and Polo Montanez.