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Yaoundé [sound recording] / Samuel Torres.

Torres, Samuel. (Composer, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Producer). Frahm, Joel. (Instrumentalist). Rodriguez, Michael (Trumpeter) (Instrumentalist). Valera, Manuel, 1980- (Instrumentalist). Benitez, John. (Instrumentalist). Cohen, Anat. (Instrumentalist). Irizarry, Ralph. (Instrumentalist). Koutsovitis, Sofía Rei. (Vocalist). Garcia, Andrés (Musician) (Instrumentalist).

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Blue Conga, LLC, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
All music composed, produced and arranged by Samuel Torres.
Title from disc label.
Program notes (1 folded sheet) inserted in container.
Formatted Contents Note:
Un atardercer en Cartegena de Indias (6:32) -- Oye (:30) -- Yaoundé (6:30) -- Tumaco (2:19) -- Bambuco (To Santa Fe de Bogota) (7:45) -- Cosita Rica : the richness of the small things (7:51) -- La niña en el agua = The girl in the water (To my love Larita) (4:25) -- Maconda (Para Lucho Bernúdez) (5:08) -- Ronca el canalete (4:10) -- Lincoln Tunnel (6:35) -- Rio Magdalena (1:11) -- A rose (To my grandmother) (4:55) -- Chia : the moon goddess (La diosa luna) (4:00) -- Camino del Barrio (To my undle Edy Martinez and all the musicians from the golden era of salsa in NY) 5:17).
Participant or Performer Note:
Samuel Torres, congas, kalimba, cajon, maracas llaneras, udu, djembe, tambor alegre, guache, Colombian tambora, talking drum, shaker, shekere, cowbell, Brasilian caxixis, African ago-go, LP lu-bar chimes, percussion effects ; Joel Frahm, tenor saxophones, soprano saxophones ; Michael Rodriguez, trumpet, flugelhorn ; Manuel Valera, piano, Fender Rhodes, Nord keyboard ; John Benitez, electric bass, acoustic bass ; special guests: Anat Cohen, clarinet (track 8) ; Ralph Irizarry, timbale (tracks 10 & 14) ; Sofia Rei Koutsovitis, vocals (tracks 9) ; Andrés Garcia, Colombian tiple (track 5).
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded at Bennett STudio, Englewood, NJ, Soundworks Recording Studios, Astoria, NY, Bluecongamusic, North Bergen, NJ.
Language Note:
Vocal selection sung in Spanish (track 9).
Subject: Jazz > 2001-2010.
Latin jazz.
Genre: Jazz.
Latin jazz.

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