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Volume 10:
Cantos a Egun



Book with 3 CDs
Volume 10: Cantos a Egun
Released by Luca Brandoli.
3 CDs with book of transcriptions.

This is the one that everyone has been waiting for, not only marking the tenth volume in this series, but to honor the Egun. Nothing even close to this has ever been made, a must have for any serious student or devotee. 3 CDs plus a 66 page spiral-bound book of phonetically transcribed songs. 50 songs are included, on 140 CD tracks! Luca once again sets the standard for an exceptional study combined with great sound quality, beautiful vocals and drumming. An easy to use book with index pages and informational materials to accomany the songs on the CDs and in the book.

The objective of this book and of a series of volumes to follow is to present Afro-Cuban songs for those interested in learning them in their rich variety, and in their different manifestations in the folkloric life or tradition of Cuba today. These volumes will present the songs within their proper context and with the appropriate clave, melody and time relationships.

The purpose of this book is to present the songs for those interested in learning to sing them. In order to teach the melody of the songs, the recording of the songs are first presented with the beat of the clave (CD one). The second recordings present the songs with bata drums (CDs two and three). In this way, the student will be able to understand which rhythm goes with each song.
Musicians and singers:
Luca Brandoli - Akpwon, bata y coro
Rafael Manolo Cisnero - Akpwon, bata y coro
Maikel Alberto Salazar - Akpwon, bata y coro
Diango Sanchez Cobas - Bata, clave y achere
Nora Elsi Nabole Bebey - Akpwon y coro
Einar Leliebre - Akpwon, bata y coro
Ubel Dany Rivera Carcasses - Akpwo, coro

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