La Musica Cubana [Arc]

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All Music Guide - John Bush
The box set La Musica Cubana attempts to present a history of Cuban music with three discs: Son Popular de Cuba, Cuban Classics, and Sones y Guajiras de Cuba the first two are performed by Grupo Cimarrón de Cuba, the last by Sergio Alvarez & Amigos. While the cardboard packaging displays a few vintage-looking photos of a Cuban band circa the late '50s, each of these tracks were definitely recorded in the mid-'90s at a studio in Germany run by the label. Despite the absence of vintage recordings though, these performances are done surprisingly well. Cuban novices could do far worse than examine these small group and trio recordings, led by Daniel de la Osa and Sergio ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - John Bush
The box set La Musica Cubana attempts to present a history of Cuban music with three discs: Son Popular de Cuba, Cuban Classics, and Sones y Guajiras de Cuba the first two are performed by Grupo Cimarrón de Cuba, the last by Sergio Alvarez & Amigos. While the cardboard packaging displays a few vintage-looking photos of a Cuban band circa the late '50s, each of these tracks were definitely recorded in the mid-'90s at a studio in Germany run by the label. Despite the absence of vintage recordings though, these performances are done surprisingly well. Cuban novices could do far worse than examine these small group and trio recordings, led by Daniel de la Osa and Sergio Alvarez, for enjoyable up-tempo Cuban jazz.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/12/1999
  • Label: Arc Music
  • UPC: 743037031325
  • Catalog Number: 313
  • Sales rank: 198,434

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Que Manera de Quererte (5:04)
  2. 2 El Son de Ana Maria (4:09)
  3. 3 La Bilongo (3:42)
  4. 4 Chan Chan (4:43)
  5. 5 Longina (2:18)
  6. 6 El Tumbaito (4:13)
  7. 7 Una Vez Mas (4:27)
  8. 8 Madrigal (4:02)
  9. 9 Asi Estoy Yo Por Ti (5:04)
  10. 10 Rabo de Nube (4:12)
  11. 11 El Traguito (3:56)
  12. 12 Yolanda (5:28)
Disc 2
  1. 1 La Canciòn del Tiburòn (5:53)
  2. 2 Carlota (3:14)
  3. 3 Colores (4:34)
  4. 4 Por Tu Luna Nueva (5:37)
  5. 5 Son de la Loma (4:38)
  6. 6 Suerte (3:59)
  7. 7 Guantanamera (3:54)
  8. 8 La Vieja Fela (4:16)
  9. 9 No (4:09)
  10. 10 Tres Perlas (4:42)
  11. 11 Que Pasa (6:51)
  12. 12 Miss Bella (3:58)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Son de Camagüey (2:50)
  2. 2 El Refrán Se Te Olvid (3:42)
  3. 3 Así No Papacito (4:08)
  4. 4 Yo Soy el Punto Cubano (4:22)
  5. 5 Los Aretes (2:28)
  6. 6 Ya Pararán (3:34)
  7. 7 Dame Tu Cumbia (3:00)
  8. 8 Flores de Pueblo Nuevo (3:58)
  9. 9 Madrigal (4:25)
  10. 10 Tumba la Caña (3:15)
  11. 11 El Buen Borincano (3:30)
  12. 12 Vuelve Guajiro (4:59)
  13. 13 El Carretero (3:46)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Miguel Castro Percussion
Sergio Alvarez Guitar, Vocals
Sergio Alvarez Y Amigos Track Performer
Grupo Cimarron de Cuba Track Performer
Arsenio Marcos Gutiérrez Guitar, Vocals
Pachanga Christ Bass
Toti De Zahara Percussion
David Rubio Lorenzo Vocals
Emilio de la Osa Percussion, Vocals, Tres
Mario Manzanares Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Technical Credits
Jesse Reuben Wilson Cover Design
Public Domain Composer
Daniel De La Osa Composer
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