Blues For Yemayá
Interpretations of Afro Cuban religious folklore by Lotz Of Music in collaboration with an Afro Cuban percussion and vocal ensemble. Second release of the ‘Yoruba trilogy’ by Mark Lotz and his Lotz Of Music ‘Cuban Roots Project’/Shango’s Dance.
Recorded in Havana and documents the latest recordings of legendary vocalist Amelia Pedroso. Features conga-legend Miguel ‘Anga’ Diaz and soloists from Conjunto Folklorico de National de Cuba, Yoruba Anabo, Raices and Irakere.
VIA Records, Hilversum, The Netherlands
Released in 1998 by VIA Records, Hilversum, The Netherlands
Catalogue number 9920592
Recorded at the ICAIC studios Havana, Cuba April 1997
Additional vocal recordings September 1997, Kwetterhof studio Wormerveer NL, The Netherlands