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CHÉVERE



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Ansonica Records’ new release CHEVERE richly explores and demonstrates the myriad cultural intersections that have recently become available to American and Cuban musicians. The album came together at a recording session that took place in Havana, Cuba in the month of January in 2017. The release presents a variety of collaborations between American, or American-based, composers and Cuban instrumentalists, arrangers, singers, and composers. Some of these connections are relatively straightforward, while others are more nuanced and personal; yet, they all enrich the compositions on CHEVERE with the energy unique to the interaction of two powerful musical traditions. Arthur Gottschalk’s Imagenes de Cuba and John A. Carollo’s In Your Hour of Need represent the album’s most nuanced and personal connections to Cuba. Gottschalk’s work draws on his many trips to Cuba, referencing various elements of modern Cuban culture as observed in his travels. Carollo’s piece, on the other hand, gains its Cuban character directly from the input of CHEVERE’s producer in Havana, Dayron Ortega, who arranged this work for instrumental ensemble. Originally a piano etude, Carollo and Ortega collaboratively transform In Your Hour of Need into a brilliant and truly fascinating amalgam of Euro-American musical ideas and Cuban instrumentation and orchestration. Meira Warshauer’s plaintive choral works Oseh Shalom and Akhat Sha’alti represent the classic form of cultural exchange wherein Warshauer’s voice as a Jewish-American composer is brought to life by the renowned Cuban vocal ensemble Schola Coralina.
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Item number AR0005
Barcode 636160195760
Release date 10/13/2017
Category Classical Music
Label ANSONICA
Media type COMPACT DISC
Number of units 1
Performers
Classical Artist Various Artists
Disc: 1
Imágenes de Cuba00:07:00
1 Imágenes de Cuba: I. Manisero 00:06:46 Apollo Chamber Players
In Your Hour of Need (arr. D.O. Guzmán)00:11:00
2 In Your Hour of Need (Arr. D.O. Guzmán) 00:10:45 Silveira, Eduardo Garriga Comas, Vilma Sofía Pérez Fonseca, Dania Hernández Duménigo, Moisés González García, Pedro Luis González González, Rubén Guerra Serrano, David López Wilvert, Leyvis
Akhat sha'alti (One Thing I Ask)00:07:00
3 Akhat Sha'alti: I. Akhat 00:02:41 Schola Cantorum Coralina Orraca, Alina
4 Akhat Sha'alti: II. Otah Avakesh 00:01:11 Schola Cantorum Coralina Orraca, Alina
5 Akhat Sha'alti: III. Shivti B'vet Hashem 00:04:22 Schola Cantorum Coralina Orraca, Alina
¡La Habana, Mi Amor! (arr. D.O. Guzmán for voice a00:12:00
6 ¡La Habana, Mi Amor! (Arr. D.O. Guzmán): I. Cena R 00:02:05 Rivero, Lázaro Valdés, Oliver Ortega Guzmán, Dayron Lombida Prieto, Yuniet Parra, Kat Lowry, Thommy Falcón, Alejandro
7 ¡La Habana, Mi Amor! (Arr. D.O. Guzmán): II. Mi Po 00:06:47 Rivero, Lázaro Valdés, Oliver Ortega Guzmán, Dayron Lombida Prieto, Yuniet Silveira, Eduardo Parra, Kat Lowry, Thommy Falcón, Alejandro
8 ¡La Habana, Mi Amor! (Arr. D.O. Guzmán): III. ¡Cho 00:02:59 Ortega Guzmán, Dayron Lombida Prieto, Yuniet Ruano, Maykel Elizarde Silveira, Eduardo Parra, Kat Lowry, Thommy
Oseh Shalom (Maker of Peace)00:03:00
9 Oseh Shalom 00:02:59 Schola Cantorum Coralina Orraca, Alina
Son de la Loma - El Manisero00:08:00
10 Son de la Loma - El Manisero 00:08:07 Anonymous Ortega Guzmán, Dayron Ruano, Maykel Elizarde Silveira, Eduardo
Grace Dances00:08:00
11 Grace Dances 00:08:04 Díaz, Roberto Rodríguez Tirado, Alejandro Rafael Sarduy Méndez, Ariel Justo Castilla, Desirée Fernández Neira, Frank Ernesto
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