Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Yo vendo unos ojos negros
3 5:17
2 Interlude #1
0:20
3 Esta tierra es tuya
4 3:27
4 La presumida
5:00
5 Tabasco Suite: Chiapanequita, Flor de maíz, El tigre
4:12
6 Interlude #2
0:18
7 Brandenburg Concerto no. 3 in G major
5:08
8 La rabia
4:31
9 Interlude #3
0:28
10 Inchápikua (Danza de las mariposas)
4:31
11 Eres bella flor
2:54
12 Jarabe planeco
4:08
13 La llorona
4:43
14 Interlude #4
0:32
15 Four Sticks
4:32
16 Los panaderos (El Huateque, El colás, ¡Qué bonita bandera!)
6:31
17 Epilogue
1:38

Credits

CD 1

clarinet:
Víctor Pichardo (tracks 10, 13)
violin [violin 1]:
Juan Rivera (tracks 4, 8, 10)
shakers [Tarahumara shaker]:
Juan Díes (track 15)
drumset [drum set]:
Joel Martínez (track 5)
slit drum [teponaztli]:
Juan Díes (track 15)
marímbula [marimbol]:
Zacbé Pichardo (track 16)
mandolin [mandolina]:
Juan Díes (track 15)
mandolin [tricordio]:
Juan Díes (track 15)
drums [huehuetl]:
Zacbé Pichardo (track 15)
Víctor Pichardo (track 5)
bajo sexto:
Juan Díes (tracks 2–3)
cajón:
Zacbé Pichardo (tracks 7–8)
flute:
Ramón Sánchez (piccolo/flute/sax) (track 12)
tap dancing [tarima / zapateado]:
Lorena Iñiguez (tracks 1, 4–5, 7, 12, 16)
guitar:
Víctor Pichardo (tracks 1, 5, 8, 10–11, 13)
maracas:
Juan Díes (tracks 7, 15)
ankle rattlers [ayoyotes]:
Lorena Iñiguez (track 15)
double bass [string bass]:
Juan Díes (tracks 3, 5)
brass arranger:
Ricardo Lorenz (track 13)
percussion [tortoise shell]:
Víctor Pichardo (track 5)
conch [conch shell]:
Juan Díes (track 15)
vibraslap:
Juan Díes (tracks 3, 15)
Mexican vihuela [vihuela]:
Lorena Iñiguez (tracks 1, 8, 10, 12)
bongos:
Zacbé Pichardo (track 5)
guitarrón mexicano [guitarrón]:
Juan Díes (tracks 1, 4, 7–8, 10–13)
quijada [donkey jaw]:
Víctor Pichardo (track 7)
marimba:
Zacbé Pichardo (tracks 5, 13)
ocarina:
Juan Díes (track 15)
harp [jarocho harp]:
Renato Cerón (track 7)
harp [planeco harp]:
Zacbé Pichardo (track 12)
güiro:
Zacbé Pichardo (track 5)
guitar family [guitarra de golpe]:
Víctor Pichardo (track 12)
guitar family [huapanguera]:
Víctor Pichardo (track 4)
guitar family [jarana 1a]:
Juan Díes (track 17)
Víctor Pichardo (track 7)
guitar family [jarana 2a]:
Juan Díes (track 15)
Lorena Iñiguez (track 16)
guitar family [jarana 3a]:
Juan Díes (tracks 6, 9, 15, 17)
Víctor Pichardo (tracks 7, 16)
guitar family [leona]:
Juan Díes (tracks 6, 14–15, 17)
guitar family [requinto]:
Juan Díes (tracks 6, 9, 15)
frame drum [pandero]:
Víctor Pichardo (tracks 7, 16)
arranger:
Juan Díes (tracks 3, 3, 15)
Víctor Pichardo (tracks 1–2, 4–7, 7–14, 16–17)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (track 7)
Woody Guthrie (track 3)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 4, 10)
Víctor Pichardo (track 11)
engineer:
Chris Steinmetz (tracks 1–17)
guest violin [violin 1]:
María McCullough (track 12)
guest violin [violin 2]:
Renato Cerón (tracks 10, 12)
guest drumset [drum set]:
Joel Martínez (tracks 1, 3–4, 7, 11, 13, 15–16)
guest trumpet:
Víctor García (trumpeter) (track 11)
John R. Hagstrom (tracks 7, 13)
Matt Lee (Chicago area trumpeter) (tracks 7, 13)
guest cowbell:
Joel Martínez (tracks 1, 5)
guest viola:
María McCullough (tracks 8, 10)
guest drums [plena drums]:
José Natal (track 16)
Tito Rodríguez (track 16)
guest soprano saxophone [soprano sax]:
Ramón Sánchez (piccolo/flute/sax) (track 11)
guest cajón:
Joel Martínez (track 12)
guest flute:
Ramón Sánchez (piccolo/flute/sax) (track 10)
guest tap dancing [zapateado / guest]:
Fernando Rabiela (track 5)
guest tres [Cuban tres]:
Renato Cerón (track 16)
guest percussion [tamborita]:
Joel Martínez (track 1)
guest alto saxophone [alto sax]:
Ramón Sánchez (piccolo/flute/sax) (track 11)
guest accordion:
Renato Cerón (track 3)
guest piccolo:
Ramón Sánchez (piccolo/flute/sax) (track 5)
guest tuba:
Rex Martin (tracks 7, 13)
guest wood block [woodblock]:
Joel Martínez (tracks 3–4, 7)
guest tenor saxophone [tenor sax]:
Ramón Sánchez (piccolo/flute/sax) (track 11)
Renato Cerón (track 13)
guest harp [jarocho harp]:
Renato Cerón (tracks 1, 16)
guest harp [planeco harp]:
Renato Cerón (track 8)
guest congas:
Joel Martínez (tracks 1, 7)
guest trombone:
Charles G. Vernon (tracks 7, 13)
guest guitar family [jarana huasteca]:
Renato Cerón (track 4)
guest French horn:
Oto Carrillo (tracks 7, 13)
guest vocals:
José Natal (track 16)
Tito Rodríguez (track 16)
Renato Cerón (tracks 1, 4, 15–16)
Laura Fuentes (track 1)
lyricist:
Juan Díes (track 4)
Woody Guthrie (track 3)
Renato Cerón (track 4)
Víctor Pichardo (track 11)
producer:
Juan Díes (tracks 1–17)
Sones de México Ensemble (tracks 1–17)
vocals:
Juan Díes (tracks 1, 3–4, 12–13, 15–16)
Víctor Pichardo (tracks 1, 4, 11, 15–16)
Juan Rivera (tracks 1, 3, 12–13, 16)
writer:
Jimmy Page (track 15)
Robert Plant (of Led Zeppelin) (track 15)
engineered at:
CRC Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (tracks 1–17)
arrangement of:
cover recording of:
Four Sticks (track 15)
recording of:
Brandenburg Concerto no. 3 in G major (for brass and jarocho strings/percussion) (track 7)
Eres bella flor (track 11)
Inchápikua (track 10)
La presumida (track 4)
translated version of:

Release

mastering: Dan Stout
photography: Todd Winters
mastered at: Colossal Mastering in Chicago, Illinois, United States
ASIN: US: B000R7IA4E [info]