30 marzo 2013

La canción de la semana #363

...is Giros, performed by Mexican jazz singer Iraida Noriega. This song appears on double CD Homenaje a Fito Páez (2006).

Giros by Iraida Noriega on Grooveshark

22 marzo 2013

La canción de la semana #362

Bebo Valdés, Cuban jazz piano legend, died today aged 94.

Obsesión, a bolero by the Puerto Rican composer Pedro Flores Córdova. Bebo Valdés, piano; Dieguito El Cigala, vocals; Javier Colina, bass; Israel Porrina "Piraña", cajon; El Niño Josele, guitar.

17 marzo 2013

La canción de la semana #361

...is Planta Baja performed by Tres Tristes Tangos, a tango/klezmer trio from Mexico City consisting of Alex Daniels (accordion), Daniel Paz (clarinet) and Jorge González (double bass).