The Story of Flamenco

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All Music Guide - Stephen Cook
The Story of Flamenco can either be very painful to hear -- what with all that frenetic boot slamming and insanely intense guitar playing -- or it can bring the promise of sultry evenings and vague notions of cultural richness and full-scale dramas played out on-stage. It can be both, really, and this fine Capitol collection brings all the history and the excitement home by way of 17 cuts spanning the long history of the form. Featuring some of the world's most accomplished flamenco musicians, The Story of Flamenco includes performances by such well-known figures as Gabriel Moreno, Pepe de la Matrona, and Paco Isidro. So, pour yourself a nice glass of Spanish wine and ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Cook
The Story of Flamenco can either be very painful to hear -- what with all that frenetic boot slamming and insanely intense guitar playing -- or it can bring the promise of sultry evenings and vague notions of cultural richness and full-scale dramas played out on-stage. It can be both, really, and this fine Capitol collection brings all the history and the excitement home by way of 17 cuts spanning the long history of the form. Featuring some of the world's most accomplished flamenco musicians, The Story of Flamenco includes performances by such well-known figures as Gabriel Moreno, Pepe de la Matrona, and Paco Isidro. So, pour yourself a nice glass of Spanish wine and prepare to be enthralled.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/29/1997
  • Label: Emi Mod Afw
  • UPC: 724385568022
  • Catalog Number: 55680
  • Sales rank: 78,953

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Serranita Me Publicaste (2:50)
  2. 2 Me Valgo de Mi Saber - Perla De Cadiz (3:24)
  3. 3 Subasta de Cuadros Antiguos (2:49)
  4. 4 Moritos a Caballo (3:41)
  5. 5 Yo Tengo Tres Corazones - Paco Isidro (2:45)
  6. 6 Mujer Malina (4:05)
  7. 7 Le Pido a Dios (2:52)
  8. 8 En el Estribo - Gabriel Moreno (2:53)
  9. 9 Los Andaluces (4:10)
  10. 10 La Zagala (3:25)
  11. 11 Me Pongo a Pregonar (4:15)
  12. 12 Fiesta en el Barrio de Santiago - El Borrico (5:26)
  13. 13 Linares Que Us Mi Pueblo (3:54)
  14. 14 Tabernas de Triana - El Pali (3:43)
  15. 15 Nochebuena en el Alosno (1:19)
  16. 16 Nana de la Cebollas (5:31)
  17. 17 Me Gusta Estar en la Sierra (2:54)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
La Niña de Puebla Track Performer
Manolo Caracol Track Performer
Fernanda de Utrera Track Performer
Pepe Habichuela Guitar
Tomatito Guitar
Terremoto de Jerez Track Performer
Pepe de la Matrona Track Performer
Paco Cepero Guitar
Melchor de Marchena Guitar
Manolo de Badajoz Guitar
Enrique de Melchor Guitar
Manuel Morao Guitar
Enrique Morente Track Performer
Pepe Marchena Track Performer
Hermanos Trejo Track Performer
Pepe Martinez Guitar
Paco de Antequera Guitar
Andrés Heredia Guitar
Pericón de Cádiz Track Performer
Paco Isidro Track Performer
Gabriel Moreno Track Performer
Felix de Utrera Guitar
Technical Credits
Ramón Montoya Contributor
Simon Gibson Remastering
Angel Alvarez Caballero Liner Notes
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