Rumbambeo DVD, Cuban Rumba with Chaguito y Sus Timberos

Boogalu has just released a new DVD called Rumbambeo. It is an fro-Cuban music and dance performance of a unique gathering of
some of the most outstanding musicians, singers, and dancers in Cuba today. The
project was inspired by Santiago “Chaguito” Garzón Rill, the former musical director of Rumberos de Cuba. For this project Chaguito invited a group of exceptional artist friends and rumba figures, to
perform what they passionately live for. This DVD features 11 segments, and was especially produced to display Cuban
drumming and rumba dance, at its best.

Part 1 Cajón de Muertos,
Espiritismo Sacred Music
Plegaria – Makuta – Palo

Part 2 Wemillere, Fiesta de Los Orishas
Batá – Iyesa

Part 3 Rumba
Yambú – Guarapachangüí – Guaguancó I –
Columbia – Guaguancó II – Batá-Rumba

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Author: Angel Romero

Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites and Angel produced several specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. Angel is currently based in Durham, North Carolina.