MusicNote: The date is done by the decade, so please ignore the dates at the top of the event slides. Thank you! Early 1900's:
*Son music came to Havana.
*Romantic ballards known as baleors were developed.
*Son became the most popular form of Cuban music.
*Radio broadcasting began in the hope to popularize Son montuno and other popular forms of Cuban music.
*Son was urbanized by adding instruments such as the trumpet.
*Cuban music entered the United States.
*Don Azpiazu had the first million dollar record known to Cuban music.
*Mambo music began to develop.
*The Tropicana Caberet Orchestro was led by Armando Romeu Jr, for 25 years. This orchestro presented Afro-cuban, Cuban Jazz, and American compositions.
*The mamba first entered the United States.