Manuel Machado, trumpeter native of Villa Clara, Cuba, is today presented as one of the most considered and charismatic instrumentalists in Spain. His professional career is linked to transcendent figures of Cuban, Spanish and international artists with whom he has performed all over the world. In Cuba he was part of the Opus 13 and Irakere bands, which has had the greatest impact for decades in the cultural history of the country. Manuel Machado has a solid instrumental technique, a powerful and sensual sound at the same time, he is able to transmit the purest feeling to the listener. The release of the Vivencias album means the opening of his most intimate self, collected in the notes of this album with his own creations, clearly loaded with personal "experiences" and where he compiles the synthesis of the multiple musical sources that have been nourished . The essence of his artistic personality.