Experience the passion of the critically acclaimed spanish band Flamenco Sin Fronteras with this cd featuring cante, guitarra, cello and Argentinian bandoneon. Musical innovation and originality go hand in hand with the purest gypsy traditions from Spain to create a flamenco experience like no other, lauded by purists, critics, and theater-goers alike (www.sin-fronteras.net). 12 flamenco musicians form Sin Fronteras, the first flamenco orchestra of its kind.
Live and studio recordings, 11 titles.
MAJOR FLAMENCO ARTISTS
Featuring major international flamenco artists of the old and the new generation: Curro Fernandez, Rafael de Ronda, Adam del Monte, Nicasio Moreno, Miguel Iglesias, Rubem Dantas etc. the flamenco orchestra Sin Fronteras has just released its first CD, "Sevilla". All artists have performed several times in the Bienal de flamenco de Sevilla. Several are the musicians of choice by many noted flamenco artists such as Javier Baron, Juana Amaya, Joachin Cortes, Manuela Carrasco and Mario Maya, as well as being featured on many flamenco recordings.
Released by the European label A R C O S, the CD "Sevilla" is still looking for a distributor for the US market.
ABOUT FLAMENCO SIN FRONTERAS
The flamenco platform Sin Fronteras tours Europe regularly with its 2 hour flamenco show (www.sin-fronteras.net). Direct from Andalucia, called "the Madredeus of flamenco" by the critics, SIN FRONTERAS presents the purest flamenco without musical limitation or taboo. Flamenco guitars blend stunningly with the cello and the bandoneon; a coarse gypsy singer alongside a celestial voice recreate the cante de ida y vuelta. Sin Fronteras plunges unforgettably into the deepest roots of the flamenco tradition, while remaining accessible to a modern audience. Sin Fronteras presents innovative flamenco art in a thrilling and compelling manner even for a non expert audience.
"Sevilla" captures live moments of the show "Sevilla" by Sin Fronteras, presented in May, 2001 at the Teatro de la Alhambra, as well as studio sessions in the Almavi Studio in Seville. 11 titles for 56'07 minutes of flamenco music.
TRADITIONAL & NEW FLAMENCO
The CD "Sevilla" contains traditional Tangos de Triana, sang by veteran gypsy artist Curro Fernandez, cancion por bulerias, tangos flamencos played by guitar virtuoso Adam del Monte and percussionist Rubem Dantas (member of the Paco de Lucia sextet), Alegrias with dance and magnificient blues-flamenco singing by Rafael de Ronda, Rumba, Sevillanas antiguas, Farruca with the haunting sound of Argentinian bandoneon and cello, Colombianas with the amazing voice of cantaora Jennifer Ballesteros, and more.
Masterized by Dinemec studio in Geneva, used by musicians such as Phil Collins and Yehudi Menuhin among others, the CD "Sevilla" has received a European cultural grant in Switzerland for its outstanding quality.
The CD "Sevilla" represents a musical journey to the heart of flamenco. Seville is the capital of Andalucia and as well of flamenco.
SIN FRONTERAS - a stunning and unforgettable plunge into the darkest blood of flamenco, old and new, direct from Andalucia !
The CD "Sevilla" is the first production of the record label A R C O S, Seville/Geneva.
Sin Fronteras is the trademark production of A R C O S Productions, Seville.