Buena Vista Social Club Violinist Dies

Pedro Depestre Gonzalez, 55, violinist for the Buena Vista Social Club, died while performing at a concert with Buena Vista Social Club bassist Cachaito Lopez in Basel, Switzerland on April 8.

Medics tried to revive him but were unable to; no cause of death is known yet. The group's concert on April 9 in Cologne, Germany was cancelled.