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Clásicos al estilo de los 50s (Alvarez Music, 1999)

Cubanisimo - Clasicos al estilo de los 50s (1999) sample clips by Alvarez Music

 

Tracklist (Composer) time mm:ss

 

1. Cubanisimo (R. Alvarez) 5:16

2. Son de la loma (M. Matamoros) 4:09

3. Mambo Jambo (Rico mambo) (D. Pérez Prado) 4:57

4. El bodeguero (R. Egües) 4:49

5. Echale salsita (I. Piñeiro) 5:04

6. Chan chan (F. Repilado) 4:29

7. Mambo No. 5 '98 (D. Pérez Prado) 5:09

8. Guajira Guantanamera (J. Fernández/J. Martí) 4:52

9. Bonito y sabroso (B. Moré) 3:55

10. El manisero (M. Simmons) 4:00

11. Hasta siempre (C. Puebla) 4:08

12. La yuca de Catalina (A. Rodríguez) 4:28

 

Total time: 55:42

 

Produced and arranged by Ricardo Alvarez

© 1999 Alvarez Music, Hamburg, Germany


All arrangements recreated from original versions or recordings except "Cubanísimo", "Chan chan", "El manisero" and "Hasta siempre" by Ricardo Alvarez

Recorded and mixed by Ricardo Alvarez at Alvarez Music Studio, Hamburg, Germany. July - September 1998.

Mastered by Edu García at Ecopark Studio, Hamburg, Germany.

 

Musicians:

Alexis Leyva lead singer, choir, maracas

Ricardo Alvarez piano

Omar Rodríguez Calvo bass

Freddy Scull congas

Mauricio Calquín bongos cowbell, güiro

Heinz Lichius timbales

Leandro Saint-Hill tenor sax, flute

Lennart Axelsson trumpet

Chris Fidler trombone

Roland Cabezas (special guest) acoustic guitars on "Echale Salsita", "Chan chan" and "Hasta siempre"