San Patricio

San Patricio

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by The Chieftains, Ry Cooder
     
 

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One of the Chieftans' most ambitious projects ever, San Patricio tells the nearly forgotten story of the brave San Patricio battalion, a downtrodden group of Irish immigrants who deserted the U.S. Army to fight on the Mexican side in the Mexican-American War (1846-48). Their story is largely untold.

A special collaboration with Ry Cooder and the Chieftans,

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Overview

One of the Chieftans' most ambitious projects ever, San Patricio tells the nearly forgotten story of the brave San Patricio battalion, a downtrodden group of Irish immigrants who deserted the U.S. Army to fight on the Mexican side in the Mexican-American War (1846-48). Their story is largely untold.

A special collaboration with Ry Cooder and the Chieftans, this album rekindles their Grammy®-Winning partnership, illuminating musical and historical bonds between Ireland and Mexico.

The album features an incredible line up of guest artists, including Linda Ronstadt, Los Tigres del Norte, Lila Downs, Los Folkloristas, Liam Neeson, and others. From the Label

Product Details

Release Date:
03/09/2010
Label:
Hear Music
UPC:
0888072313217
catalogNumber:
31321
Rank:
22020

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Tracks

  1. La Iguana  - Lila Downs
  2. La Golondrina  -  Folkloristas
  3. La Orilla de un Palmar  - Linda Ronstadt
  4. Danza de Concheros  -  Folkloristas
  5. El Chivo  -  Cenzontles
  6. San Campio  - Carlos Núñez
  7. The Sands of Mexico
  8. Sailing to Mexico  - Carlos Núñez
  9. El Caballo  -  Camperos de Valles
  10. March to Battle (Across the Rio Grande)  - L.A. Juvenil
  11. Lullaby for the Dead  - Moya Brennan
  12. Luz de Luna  - Chavela Vargas
  13. Persecución de Villa  -  Mariachi Santa Fe De Jesus (Chuy) Guzman
  14. Canción Mixteca (Intro)
  15. Canción Mixteca  -  Tigres del Norte
  16. Ojitos Negros  -  Cenzontles
  17. El Relampago  - Lila Downs
  18. El Pájaro Cu  -  Negra Graciana
  19. Finale  - L.A. Juvenil

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Chieftains   Primary Artist
Ry Cooder   Primary Artist,Guitar,Piano,Timbales,Vocals
Matt Molloy   Flute
Van Dyke Parks   Piano,Accordion
Linda Ronstadt   Vocals
Chavela Vargas   Vocals
Seán Keane   Fiddle
Kevin Conneff   Bodhran
Marcos Hernandez   Vocals,Huapanguera
Paddy Moloney   uillean pipes,tin whistle,Tin Cans
Gregorio Solano   Vocals,Jarana
Eugene Rodriguez   Vihuela
Hugo Arroyo   Tuba,Vocals,Guitarron,Quijada
Graciana Silva   Harp,Vocals
Carlos Núñez   Gaita,Low Whistle
Juan Rodriguez   Violin
Miguel Pena   Guitar
Neil Martin   Cello
Pancho Alvarez   Bouzouki
Ersi Arvizu   Vocals
Eduardo Hernández   Electric Bass,Vocals,Acoustic Bass
Luis Hernández   Accordion,Vocals,Bajo Sexto
Juan Carlos Allende   Guitar
Adrian Nieto   Mandolin,Percussion
Oscar Lara   Drums
Efrén Vargas   Mandolin,Percussion
Carlos Henderson   Bass
Rene Camacho   Bass,Upright Bass
Lila Downs   Vocals
Jorgé Hernández   Accordion,Vocals
Hernán Hernández   Electric Bass,Vocals
Samuel Torres   Conga,Maracas,Cajon
Camilo Ramirez Hernandez   Violin
Triona Marshall   Harp
Raul Cuellar   Violin
Moya Brennan   Vocals
Celso Duarte   Fiddle,Harp,Vocals
Jon Pilatzke   Fiddle
Yayo Serka   Cajon
Niamh Ni Charra   Concertina
Juancho Herrera   Guitar,Vocals
Ernesto Villa Lobos   Fiddle,Jarana
Juan Jimenez   Guitarron
Liam Neeson   Narrator
Sergio Alonso   Harp
Sofia Fojas   Violin
Jesus Guzman   Violin
Jimmy Cuellar   Violin
Robert Curto   Accordion
Arturo Gallardo   Clarinet
Javier Rodriguez   Trumpet
Xurxo Nunez   Drums,Electric Guitar
Edmar Castaneda   Harp,cuatro
Mariachi Santa Fe De Jesus (Chuy) Guzman   Vocals
Fabiola Truijillo   Vocals
Rogelio Navarrate   Clarinet
Daniel García Hughes   Snare Drums
Felipe Ochoa   Vocals,Requinto
Marco Ochoa   Vocals,Jarana
Julian Gonzalez   Violin
Paul Cohen   Vocals
Gabriela Rodriguez   Percussion
Omar Valdez   Percussion
Hugo Hernandez   Bass Drums
Jorge López Calderón   Snare Drums
Ubaldo Hernandez   Trumpet
Luciana Rodriguez   Vocals
Jose Avila   Percussion
Marisa Bautista   Vocals
Jesus "Chuy" Guzman   Violin
Olga Alanis   Percussion
German Lopez   Vihuela

Technical Credits

Ry Cooder   Composer,Producer,Laud
Linda Ronstadt   Arranger
Alvaro Carrillo   Composer
Folkloristas   Arranger
Kevin Conneff   Lilting
Jeffrey Lesser   Engineer
Paddy Moloney   Arranger,Composer,Producer,Liner Notes
Brian Masterson   Engineer
Negra Graciana   Arranger
Camperos de Valles   Arranger
Eugene Rodriguez   Arranger
Rodolfo Vazquez   Engineer,Field Recording
Martin Pradler   Engineer
Traditional   Composer
Lila Downs   Arranger,Step Dancing
Jon Pilatzke   Step Dancing
Larissa Collins   Art Direction
Brendan Graham   Composer
Steve Macklam   Art Direction
Don Hoffman   Engineer
A. Carrillo   Composer
Brain Masterson   Engineer
Xurxo Nunez   Engineer
Jose Lopez Alavez   Composer
Guadalupe Jolicoeur   Art Direction
Julian Gonzalez   Arranger
Samuel Margarito Lozano   Composer

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