Chico & Rita

Chico & Rita

by Bebo Valdés
     
 

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Cuban jazz legend Bebo Valdés is in charge of this wonderful soundtrack for Fernando Trueba and Javier Mariscal's animated film about the romance between a singer and a pianist, set in La Havana and New York of the '40s and '50s. In addition to Valdés, the main performers include Freddy Cole,

Overview

Cuban jazz legend Bebo Valdés is in charge of this wonderful soundtrack for Fernando Trueba and Javier Mariscal's animated film about the romance between a singer and a pianist, set in La Havana and New York of the '40s and '50s. In addition to Valdés, the main performers include Freddy Cole, Jimmy Heath, Idania Valdés, Germán Velasco, and Amadito Valdés, in a collection of both originals and jazz and bolero standards arranged by Michael Philip Mossman. Estrella Morente sings the main title song, "Lily."

Product Details

Release Date:
01/03/2012
Label:
Red Int / Red Ink
UPC:
0886978944221
catalogNumber:
894422

Tracks

  1. Cachao Creador Del Mambo
  2. Blues For Andre/Bebo's Blues
  3. Besame Mucho
  4. Con Poco Coco
  5. Ebony Concerto/Allegro Moderato
  6. Persecucion
  7. Celia
  8. Paran Pan Pan
  9. Sabor A Mi
  10. Ay Que Mala E/Rumba
  11. Sabor A Mi
  12. A Mayra/Desamor and Coda
  13. A Mayra/Descarga
  14. A Mayra/Sad Walk
  15. Chico's Dream: On the Town/Fascinating Rhythm/El Manisero/As Time Goes
  16. Ecuacion
  17. Tin Tin Deo
  18. Chano Pozo
  19. Nocturno En Batanga
  20. Nocturno En Batanga
  21. Love For Sale
  22. Love For Sale
  23. Lily
  24. Stardust
  25. A Mayra
  26. Vanguard Strings
  27. Mambo Herd
  28. Deportacion
  29. Lily
  30. La Bella Cubana

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Bebo Valdés   Primary Artist,Piano,Conductor,Track Performer
Antonio Hart   Alto Saxophone
Jimmy Heath   Tenor Saxophone,Soloist,Guest Appearance
Luis Bonilla   Trombone
Michael Philip Mossman   Trumpet,Conductor
Gary Smulyan   Clarinet,Baritone Saxophone
Steve Berrios   Drums
Stephanie Cummins   Cello
Mark Feldman   Violin
Andy González   Upright Bass
Joyce Hammann   Violin
Horacio "El Negro" Hernández   Drums
Conrad Herwig   Trombone
Douglas Purviance   Trombone
Carol Pool   Violin
Bobby Porcelli   Alto Saxophone
Laura Seaton   Violin
Gary Valente   Trombone
Germán Velazco   Alto Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Estrella Morente   Vocals
John Walsh   Trumpet
David Blinn   Viola
Antoine Silverman   Violin
Arturo O'Farrill   Piano
Belinda Whitney   Violin
Rubén Rodríguez   Upright Bass
Dafnis Prieto   Drums
Amadito Valdés   Timbales,Bottle,Glasses
Bobby Lavelle   Tenor Saxophone
Adél Rodriguez   Bongos
Jim Seeley   Trumpet
Yaroldi Abreu   Conga
Ted Ackerman   Cello
Jeb Patton   Piano
Geandelaxis Bell   Trombone
Katherine Cherbas   Cello
Rodney Barreto   Drums
Ivan Renta   Tenor Saxophone
Rolando Luna   Piano
Kenji Bunch   Viola
Seneca Black   Trumpet
Carlos Sarduy   Trumpet
Erica Vonkleist   Tenor Saxophone
David Wong   Upright Bass
Frances Rowell   Cello
Idana Valdes   Vocals
Debra Shufelt-Dine   Viola
Dany Noel   Upright Bass
Tony Rosa   Conga
Inoidel González   Tenor Saxophone
Ricardo Santa Cruz   Vocals,Claves
Jorge Reyes   Conductor,Upright Bass
Pedrito Martínez   Vocals
Michael Rodriguez   Trumpet,Flugelhorn
Roberto Quintero   Bongos
Pete Van Nostrand   Drums
Farhad Sohrabí   Violin
Pedro Pablo Rodríguez   Conga
Dora Aguirre González   Vocals,Claves
Yarima Blanco Ramos   Guitar,Tres
Georgia Aguirre   Conductor,Vocals,Choir, Chorus,Upright Bass
Ángel Pedro Bolaños   Conga
Paul Woodiell   Violin
Maykel González   Trumpet
Yoan Alapón Terry   Cuban Percussion
Yissi García   Bongos,Maracas
Raúl Alapón Moreno   Conga

Technical Credits

Leonard Bernstein   Composer
George Gershwin   Composer
Igor Stravinsky   Composer
Tito Puente   Composer
Bebo Valdés   Arranger,Composer,Adaptation
Hoagy Carmichael   Composer
Bud Powell   Composer
Michael Philip Mossman   Arranger,Composer,Orchestral Arrangements
Alvaro Carrillo   Composer
Jim Anderson   Engineer
Betty Comden   Composer
Ira Gershwin   Composer
Adolph Green   Composer
Juanito Marquez   Composer
Mitchell Parish   Composer
Cole Porter   Composer
Fernando Trueba   Liner Notes
Consuelo Velázquez   Composer
Moisés Simmons   Composer
Jose White   Composer
César Monges   Composer
Nat Chediak   Composer
Pedro Ugarte   Engineer
Salomé Limón   Engineer
Melisa Nanni   Engineer
Dany Noel   Arranger
Herman Hupfeld   Composer
Ricardo Santa Cruz   Arranger
Jorge Reyes   Arranger
Dominio Publico   Composer
C. Vidal   Composer
Walter Gilbert Fuller   Composer
Luciano Pozo González   Composer

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