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6 edition of The Rough Guide to Cuban Son Music found in the catalog.

The Rough Guide to Cuban Son Music

by Rough Guides

  • 154 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Rough Guides .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World music,
  • Music / Salsa,
  • Genres & Styles - International,
  • Music,
  • Audio Adult: Other

  • Edition Notes

    Rough Guide World Music CDs

    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    Number of Pages1
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12037775M
    ISBN 101858286220
    ISBN 109781858286228

    Buy The Rough Guide to the Music of Cuba: The Rough Guide to Music by Rough Guides (Creator) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of The Rough Guide To The Music Of Cuba on Discogs/5(7).

    Cuba is an island full of music. I am lucky enough to have visited the island and enjoyed sitting in tiny bars in Havana listening to music such as appears on this 5/5(1).   Available in English for the first time, Cuban Music from A to Z is an encyclopedic guide to one of the world’s richest and most influential musical cultures. It is the most extensive compendium of information about the singers, composers, bands, instruments, and dances of Cuba ever assembled. With more than 1, entries and illustrations, this volume is an essential reference guide to Reviews: 1.

    Cuban culture represents a convergence African slaves brought drums and ritual music, and Spaniards brought guitars, brass instruments, and clarinets along with European ballroom dancing. The advent of blues and jazz gave new forms to styles of songs, notably feeling songs, which joined the more traditional styles of trova and bolero.4/5(1). Afro-Cuban Afro-Cuban Jazz Charanga Cuban Jazz Cuban Pop Danzon Mambo Nueva Trova Rumba Son World Fusion Cuban Traditions Sonero. Submit Corrections. Various Artists Rough Guide to the Cuban Music Story. Add to Custom List. Add to My Collection. AllMusic Rating. 8.


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The Rough Guide to Cuban Son Music by Rough Guides Download PDF EPUB FB2

Cuba is home to some of the world's most vibrant popular music in the world, from son and rumba to salsa and chachacha. The Rough Guide to Cuban Music introduces the full range of Cuba's varied musical traditions and tells the story of their greatest performers, legends like Beny More, Celina Gonzalea alongside more recent stars such as Carlos Varela/5(4).

Cuba is home to some of the world's most vibrant popular music in the world, from son and rumba to salsa and chachacha. The Rough Guide to Cuban Music introduces the full range of Cuba's varied musical traditions and tells the story of their greatest performers, legends like Beny More, Celina Gonzalea alongside more recent stars such as Carlos Varela/5.

Product Description. Son is Cuba's principal dance and song form and the root of salsa. Fusing African and Spanish elements, it ranges in style from simple, rustic bands to the brassy arrangementsof New York salsa. This Rough Guide, literally a 'who's who' in Cuban music, explores this rich tradition, from its conception in the early s to the present day big-band revival/5(77).

View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of The Rough Guide To Cuban Son on Discogs. Label: World Music Network - RGNET CD • Series: Music Rough Guides - RGNET CD • Format: CD Compilation • Country: Germany • Genre: Latin • Style: Son, Afro-Cuban, Trova/5(2).

Discover releases, reviews, songs, credits, and more about The Rough Guide To Cuban Son at Discogs. Shop Vinyl and CDs and complete your collection/5(2). The Rough Guide to Cuban Music introduces the full range of Cuba's varied musical traditions and tells the story of their greatest performers, legends like Beny More, Celina Gonzalea alongside more.

There is apparently a typo on the product information. This is not an audiobook. I thought it was the "Rough Guide to the Cuban Music Story" book read aloud, which of course, would have been fantastically convenient.

However, the tracks on this CD are all audio tracks (the same as the other CD which does say "Audio CD.")Reviews: 1. Rough Guide. The Rough Guide To The Music Of Cuba (Second Edition) Various. RGNETCD. £ Son was and still is the heartbeat of Cuban music and many son musicians from the pre-Revolutionary era would find fame in the mids, late in life, as the Buena Vista Social Club.

The nice thing about Rough Guide releases is the incredible breadth that they take upon themselves when creating an album. This one features luminaries from throughout Cuban music, all performing something roughly within the domain of the son.

Original pioneers of the sound appear, including the Sexteto Habanero and the Septeto Nacional. This lovingly curated crate-digging Rough Guide unearths unknown Cuban rare grooves from across the diaspora and beyond.

Quite a few compilations have mined the rich reserves of s and s post-revolution music from Cuba, with several concentrating on. The son is at the heart of Cuban music; it is a quintessential Afro-Cuban musical form, referring both to a singing and dancing means "sound," but it is easiest to think of its meaning as "the basic song." Although there are the early traces of son dating back to the 16th century, modern son first appeared in the eastern part of Cuba in the late 19th century.

RGNETCD. $ Compiled by Buena Vista Social Club's European agent David Flower, the Rough Guide To The Cuban Music Story album provides guidance around the diversity of the immense richness in Cuban music. The album chronicles Cuba's musical heritage from its African roots and son to salsa and global success.

Cuba - The Rough Guide to Cuba Son is a 17 track compilation that traces the tradition from its conception in the early s, ranging from the simple, rustic harmonies of composer Nico Saquito, to the audacious brass-playing and flamboyant piano of the Afro-Cuban All Stars.

Also included is the dancing flute-and-jazz-inflected charanga style of Orquesta Aragon, and the salty female singer Maria Teresa Vera/5(63). "Some of the world's most vibrant popular music comes from Cuba, the home of salsa, rumba, son and chachacha.

The Rough Guide to Cuban Music is the perfect handbook to the island's various traditions telling the story from the era of slavery to the twenty-first century.

Fast on the heels of the turn-of-the-millennium Cuban music craze spawned by the Afro-Cuban All Stars and the Buena Vista Social Club 's reappearance, Rough Guides released a book detailing the complexity and variety of the Cuban music scene, and an accompanying album.8/ Rough Guide to the Music of Cuba (Second Edition) - Rough Guide to the Music of Cuba (Second Edition) No Hay Como Mi Son (Mi Son, Mi Son, Mi Son) Si Me Pudieras Querer Suavecito Olvido If you're the adventurous traveler that buys the R.G.

books and going to Cuba,(Or even Little Havana!), this would be a good companion cd to 4/5(1). Just in case your wondering, yes, this CD is the same as "The Rough Guide to Rai" by World Music Network. Appearantly Amazon has listed it twice under two different names.

The track list is as follows: 1. "Ana Aachki Bahloul" - Abdou 2. "Lazrag Saani" - Cheb Mami 3. "N'touma" - Malik 4. "Moul el Bar" - Cheb Zahouani 5. "Moulay Ibrahim" - Cheb Reviews: 3. Son cubano is a genre of music and dance that originated in the highlands of eastern Cuba during the late 19th century.

It is a syncretic genre that blends elements of Spanish and African origin. Among its fundamental Hispanic components are the vocal style, lyrical metre and the primacy of the tres, derived from the Spanish the other hand, its characteristic clave rhythm, call and.

MUSIC - Cuban Son. STUDY. PLAY. Cubon Son. one of the most important styles of traditional Cuban music *vocal song genre *traditinoal music father of popular pan-Latin dance music (Salsa) C Son *originally popular on the eastern portion of Cuba.

💃 Here is my best of #cuban music, fresh from Cuba what could be better. Welcome to MGTracey Music Channel. I love Cuba and Cuban music.

Try all my favourite Skip navigation Sign in. SON CUBANO GUAJIRA Y CHARANGA - Duration:. The Rough Guide to the Cuban Music Story is the CD of the book of the same name, which acts as the perfect introduction to the fascinating historical canvas behind the bunch of octogenarian Cuban stars who have taken the world by storm.

But as the compiler points out, the selectivity required for one single album means a lot has had to be /5(2).The nice thing about the Rough Guide releases is the incredible breadth that they attempt to shove into their albums.

This album, focusing on Cuban music, is no exception. Campesina countryside styles are represented by people such as Celina Gonzalez. Cuban jazz is represented by Irakere and : World Music Network.Product description This anthology nicely complements the Cuba chapter in The Rough Guide to World Music and is probably as adequate an introduction to the imponderably influential scope of 20th-century Cuban music as could be distilled down to a single CD.4/5(1).