Thursday, March 31, 2011

Gig tonight Thursday March 31st. Soho, Manhattan

I'm playing music tonight:
8:30pm-12:am
152 Spring Street and W. Broadway, in Soho
No cover, gratis.
"Chino" Poun: vocal, clave, maraca, Toso Hettinger: tres,
David Coulder "El Millionario": bass,
Myself: bongoses

Sunday, March 27, 2011

René Alvarez con Su Orq. - Conj. Chappottin - Conj. Bolero

René Alvarez

Los Ecos de Mi Cuba
Con Orq. René Alvarez: voc.

Amor Verdadero
Conjunto Chappottin
René Alvarez: coro

Quimbombo
Conjunto Bolero
René Alvarez: voc.

Se Acabó El Yarey
René Alvarez: voc.

"El Caballero De Paris" 1899-1985 - La Habana, Cuba

"El Caballero De Paris"
Personaje callejero
La Habana, Cuba 1899-1985

"El Caballero De Paris"

Orq. Antonio María Romeu
Canta: Barbarito Diez



Saturday, March 26, 2011

Gig tonight Sat. March.26th @ 'Favela Cubana'.- Manhattan

I'm playing tonight with a quartet @ 'Favela Cubana':
Junior Vega: tres y coro, William Ash: acoustic bass y coro
Yudelquis: vocal, myself: bongoes y coro
Cuban Son, Guaracha, Cha cha chá, Bolero.
8:30pm-11:30
No cover-Gratis
www.favelacubana.com

Friday, March 25, 2011

Richard Egües flute solo con Aragon en vivo / live

El Maestro Richard Egües taking a killer
flute solo, one of his best, live with Orq. Aragon.
(Oye Richard... tremendo espejuelos.. jejeje)

Tres Lindas Cubanas 7:53

América Del 55 "Live / En Vivo" radio broadcasts - La Habana, Cuba

Radio Tema 2

Radio Tema 5


América Del '55

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Bola Sete - 1957, '58, '62 5 LP's Brasil

"Aqui Esta o Bola Sete"
1957 Odeon vinyl LP
((((Here))))

"Travessuras do Bola 7"
1958 Odeon vinyl LP
((((Here))))

"Bola 7 e 4 Trombones"
1958 Odeon vinyl LP
((((Here))))

"Carnaval In Rio"
1958 Puchito vinyl LP
((((Here))))

"O Extraordinario Bola Sete"
1962 Odeon vinyl LP
((((Here))))

Saturday, March 19, 2011

Nice outfit pero......


"Hasta la vista baby!"




Friday, March 18, 2011

Chino Ortiz "Rumba Pura" 78rpm.

"Rumba Pura"
Chino Ortiz y su Orq.
Lázaro Herrera: trumpet and composer/compositor.

Senén Suárez Hernández - Artículos publicados

Mas que 100 artículos publicados:
((Aqui))

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Pedro Dos Santos "krishnanda" 1968 - Brasil

"krishnanda"
Pedro Dos Santos a.k.a. "Pedro Do Sorongo"
Original 1968 vinyl LP on CBS Brasil
((((1968))))

My two favorite Brasilian multi percussionists are
'Papete' and Mestre Pedro Dos Santos, inventor of the
percussion instruments the 'Sorongo' and the 'Tamba'.
Pedro's work with guitarist Sebastião Tapajós is superb
.
This is Pedro Dos Santos 1968 very interesting solo work.

Pedro Dos Santos

Sebastião Tapajós, Djalma Correa, Pedro Dos Santos

Marcos Suzano "Flash" 2000 - "Sambatown" 2002 - Brasil


Brasilian multi percussionist Marcos Suzano,
responsible for technical innovations and modernizing
contemporary pandeiro playing in Brasil and around the world.
His two solo works from 2000 and 2002.

"Flash"
2000
((((FL))))

"Sambatown"
2002
((((ST))))

João Parahyba "Kyzumba" 1994 - Brasil

"Kyzumba"
João Parahyba

João Parahyba, percussionist, drummer leader of
Trio Mocoto, his excellent first 1994 solo recording.
((((Kyz))))

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Photo: Septeto Montmartre 1932 - Cuba

"Septeto Montmartre"
1932
Ernesto Rizo, tres; Raúl Carrero, trumpeta.; Manuel Poveda, cantante. y maraca.; Arsenio Gros, voz 2da y claves; Rosendo “Chendo” Castañeda, bongó y timbal.; Víctor Cruz, bajo y Rafael “Mañungo” Ortiz voz prima, guitar y director.

Septeto Santiaguero '96, '99, '01, '05, '09, '10 - Cuba


"Septeto Santiaguero"
Grupo joven Oriental.
Sones y Guarachas "de nuevo".

Great band, however........
for Sones y Guarachas "de nuevo",
I prefer Septeto Naborí, Grupo Son Entero
and Septeto Turquino.

"Septeto Santiaguero"
CD 1996

"La Pulidora"
CD 1999

"Para Los Bailadores"
Two CD's live/en vivo 2001

"La Chismosa"
CD 2001

"Los Mangos Bajitos"
CD 2005

"Inedito"
CD 2009

"Oye mi son santiaguero"
CD 2010
Not great, too much "Colombian pandering".

All of these these can be found free on
"the usual" music blogs and file sharing sites.
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