Here is what might be the definitive study of cantos a Oshun:
3 CDs plus a 72 page spiral-bound book of phonetically transcribed songs.
50 songs are included, some with multiple versions, on 120 CD tracks!
Everything in this package is top notch, great sound quality,
beautiful vocals and drumming and easy to use book with index page
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 relationship.
The porpose of this book is to present the songfor those interested
in learning to sing them. In order to teach the melody of the song,
the recording of the songs are first presented with the beat of the clave
or the beat of the bembe clave (CD one).
The second recordings present the songs with bata drums (CDs two and three).
In this way, student will be able to understand wich rhythm goes with each song.