viernes, octubre 24, 2014

Mongo

© Copyright Oscar Grillo 2014

Música:  (video)
Mongo Santamaría
Afro blue  (1984)

Mongo Santamaría (cga,ldr) Eddie J. Allen (tp) Sam Furnace (bar) Tony Hinson (ts) Bob Quaranta (p) Eddie Resto (b) Bobby Sanabria (d) Sal Santamaría (perc), New York, 1984

jueves, octubre 23, 2014

Pescado

Fish
© Copyright Oscar Grillo 2014

Música:
The Horace Silver Quintet
The Cape Verdean blues  (1965)
Blue Note BLP4220

The Horace Silver Quintet: Woody Shaw (tp) Joe Henderson (ts) Horace Silver (p) Bob Cranshaw (b) Roger Humphries (d). Englewood Cliffs, N.J., October 1, 1965

miércoles, octubre 22, 2014

Lae máscara de Dimitrios

The mask of Dimitrios
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Música:
Astor Piazzolla y su Orquesta
Canta María de la Fuente
Fugitiva  (1952)
Música: Astor Piazzolla Letra: Juan Carlos La Madrid
Sello TK Nro.?

martes, octubre 21, 2014

Piano Bar

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Música:
Ahmad Jamal
It´s magic  (2007)
Dreyfus Jazz FDM 46050182

Ahmad Jamal (p) James Cammack (b) Idris Muhammad (d) Manolo Badrena (perc). Downtown Studios, Strasbourg (France), December 25, 26, 27 and 28, 2007

lunes, octubre 20, 2014

La cámara de torturas

The torture chamber
© Copyright Oscar Grillo 2014

Música:
Hal McKusick
Blues half-smiling  (1957)
Prestige PRLP7135

Billy Byers (tb) Hal McKusick (as,ts) Eddie Costa (p) Paul Chambers (b) Charlie Persip (d) Bobby Scott (arr). Hackensack, N.J., December 27, 1957

domingo, octubre 19, 2014

El gato de cola corta

The short tailed cat
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"El gato de cola corta" o "Escenas del tiempo en que la gente no le temía al tercer Reich"
"The short Tailed Cat" or "Scenes from the time when people wasn't afraid of the third Reich"

Música:
Orquesta: Félix Guillán - Canta: Carlos Mayel 
"Marcha de los almaceneros" (The Grocer's Anthem... Yes... It is true!!)
Letra y Música de Eduardo B. Portas
Arreglo de Orquestación Daniel Lomuto

miércoles, octubre 15, 2014

Luna en Poisonville

Moon in Poisonville
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Música:
Coon-Sanders Original Nighthawk Orchestra
Deep Henderson  (1926)
Victor 20081

Coon-Sanders' Original Nighthawk Orchestra: Joe Richolson, Bob Pope (tp) Rex Downing (tb) Harold Thiell, John Thiell (cl,as) Floyd Estep (as) Joe Sanders (p) Russ Stout (bj) Pop Estep, Elmer Krebs (tu) Carlton Coon (d) unknown 2nd piano added. Chicago, Ill., March 9, 1926

martes, octubre 14, 2014

Escena callejera

 Street scene
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Música:
Street Scene - An American Opera
Music by Kurt Weill, lyrics by Langston Hughes
Act I. No. 13 "Moon-faced, starry-eyed"  (1991)
London Records 433371

Duet: Mary Munger [as Mae Jones] and Philip Gould [as Dick McGann]. Scottish Opera Orchestra and Chorus: John Mauceri (cond). Glasgow (Scotland), 1990.

domingo, octubre 12, 2014

Nubes pesadas

Heavy clouds
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Música:
Django Reinhardt et ses Rythmes
Nuages  (1953)
Blue Star (F)6830

Django Reinhardt et ses Rythmes: Maurice Vander (p) Django Reinhardt (g) Pierre Michelot (b) Jean-Louis Viale (d). Paris, March 10, 1953

viernes, octubre 10, 2014

Dígalo con flores

Say it with flowers
© Copyright Oscar Grillo 2014

Música:
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra
The perfume suite (1957)
CBS 88653

Duke Ellington and his Orchestra: Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Ed Mullens, Harold Baker (tp) Ray Nance (tp,vln) Lawrence Brown, Lou Blackburn, Chuck Connors, Quentin Jackson, Britt Woodman, John Sanders (tb) Russell Procope (as,cl) Johnny Hodges (as) Jimmy Hamilton (ts,cl) Paul Gonsalves (ts) Harry Carney (bar,cl,b-cl) Duke Ellington (p) Aaron Bell, Jimmy Woode (b) Sam Woodyard (d). New York, December 2, 1957