Omar Sosa - Free Roots

Artist:
Omar Sosa
Category:
Jazz
Name:
Free Roots
Quality:
FLAC, MP3
Label: PriceClub Productions ‎– PCP1003
Type: CD, Album
Country: Canada
Date of released: 1997
Category: Jazz
Style: Afro-Cuban Jazz, Contemporary Jazz

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Travieso (Wild Boy)
Rap [Boy] – Andrew Dylan Wilde-PriceVocals – Felix "Fito" Reinoso*
5:20
2 Fue Mentira (It Was A Lie) 4:15
3 Buscando La Clave (Finding The Clave) 4:51
4 Raya (The Line) 6:20
5 Cha Cha Du Nord
Bass [Baby] – Rahsaan FredericksFlugelhorn – Bill OrtizFlute – Sheldon Brown
4:38
6 Pero No Lo Leí (But I Didn't Read It) 4:17
7 Mis Tres Notas (My Three Notes)
Bass [Acoustic] – Rahsaan Fredericks
5:00
8 AfroCuEs A Dada
Percussion [Guasá, Bombo Esmeraldeño, Udu] – Omar SosaVocals [Abakua] – José Luis GómezVocals [Gospel] – Rahsaan Fredericks, Safiya Fredericks
8:50
9 Shirma 3:56
10 Guajira De Capital (Country Girl In The Big City)
Piccolo Flute – Sheldon Brown
4:19
11 Ponlo Debajo, Mierda (Put It Down, Man, Shit) 5:05
12 Para Dos (For Two)
Cello – Elliot Kavee
3:42

Credits

  • Artwork – Trevor Wright
  • Bass – Rahsaan Fredericks (tracks: 1 to 4, 6, 8, 10, 11)
  • Clarinet [Bass] – Sheldon Brown (tracks: 9, 10)
  • Coro – Edgardo Cambón (tracks: 3, 5), Eric Rangél (tracks: 3, 5), Felix "Fito" Reinoso* (tracks: 1, 3, 5, 8), José Luis Gómez (tracks: 1, 8), Orlando Torriente (tracks: 3, 5)
  • Drums – Elliot Kavee (tracks: 1 to 6, 8, 10, 11)
  • Lyrics By – Will Power
  • Marimba – Omar Sosa (tracks: 1, 8)
  • Mastered By – Ken Lee
  • Mixed By – Omar Sosa, Oscar Autié
  • Percussion – Jesús Diaz (tracks: 1 to 3, 5 to 7, 10)
  • Photography By – Olivier Auverlau
  • Piano – Omar Sosa
  • Producer – Omar Sosa, Scott Price
  • Rap – Will Power (tracks: 1, 3, 8, 11)
  • Recorded By – Oscar Autié
  • Saxophone [Alto] – Sheldon Brown (tracks: 2, 4, 8, 10)
  • Saxophone [Soprano] – Sheldon Brown (tracks: 3, 5)
  • Saxophone [Tenor] – Sheldon Brown (tracks: 1, 2, 6, 11)
  • Tabla – Steve Robertson (tracks: 4, 8)
  • Trombone – Marty Wehner (tracks: 3, 5)
  • Trumpet – Bill Ortiz (tracks: 1, 3, 5)
  • Violin – Anthony Blea (tracks: 3, 5)
  • Vocals [Cuban] – Felix "Fito" Reinoso* (tracks: 3, 8)
  • Written-By – Omar Sosa

Notes

Recorded by Oscar Autié at Bay Records, Berkeley, CA and Autié Productions, Oakland, CA. Mixed by Oscar Autié and Omar Sosa at Autié Productions. Mastered by Ken Lee at Rocket Lab, San Francisco, CA.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 616444100321

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
MSCD 002 Omar Sosa Free Roots ‎(CD, Album) Midnight Sun MSCD 002 France 1997
WVF479039 Omar Sosa Free Roots ‎(CD, Album) World Village WVF479039 France 2010