Flamenco Guitar. Guajiras is a perfect example of flamenco being influenced by Spain's conquest of other countries. The rhythm comes from Cuba,with a gentle lilt, like a breeze from Havana.
|Track ID number:||12197|
|Genres:||World: Latin music (Spain & Latin America)|
|Moods/Emotions:||Laid back / Easy-going / Chilled -- Loving / Romantic / Tender -- Passionate / Emotional / Melodramatic -- Sexy / Flirtatious / Erotic -- Exotic / Tribal / Primal|
|Suggested Production Types:||Lounge / Cafe / Lobby / Bar -- Vacation / Travel / Discovery|
|Prominent Instruments:||Guitar (Acoustic)|
|Tempo feel:||Slow -- Medium -- Fast|
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|Composer:||Roger Scannura (SOCAN)|
|Publisher:||Roger Scannura (SOCAN)|
|PRO / Non-PRO Track?||PRO (What's this?)|
|WAV file bit depth:||CD-quality / 16-bit (What's this?)|
|CD-collection containing this track:|| Music collection: Latin Flamenco, Vol. 2 |
A leader in the Nuevo Flamenco movement, a music that blends the passionate gypsy roots of rumba with Afrocuban rhythms; Roger Scannura in his late teens emigrated to Canada from the history drenched island of Malta. In Toronto he discovered the godfather of flamenco, Pepe Habichuela, followed him to Spain and studied under his tutelate for several years. Roger Scannura's music has been featured on TVO, Bravo!, CBC, GLOBAL, and "Marteiro", a Canadian film centre film. Today, as an inspirational flamenco guitarist and composer he has thrilled sold-out audiences in both North America and Europe.
Composer's performance affiliation: SOCAN (Canada)