When you really get down to it, no one can croon a Latin love ballad quite like the enchanting Jose Feliciano. This collection of boleros new and old is no exception to this fact. With his customary nylon-string guitar in hand, Jose lets each timeless account of love unfold like so many petals of a rose in bloom. The years have clearly polished rather than withered his familiar voice, giving him the ability to lull and transport lovers of the world, be they Spanish-speaking or not, to the silky places he knows.
Armik has driven deep into his quest to create first rate Nuevo Flamenco music with this ambitious 11 track recording titled ENAMOR. As his 28th release on Bolero Records, it is an exceptional example of the art of Armik both as a guitar virtuoso and as a composer. Throughout this recording he retains a Spanish Guitar sensibility in his precise touch while his compositions yield refined, romantic chords that leave you breathless and obsessed with his award-winning arrangements. ENAMOR. is a beautiful recording on which Armik demonstrates a completely original sound that is sophisticated yet creative. He makes each note count while playing with his delicate touch and makes sure that you emerge with a greater appreciation of his musicality and all that is heard in the fine art of Nuevo Flamenco.
"…Recommended with enormous pleasure. " ~sa-cd.net
The music on Desires is culled from five chart-topping CDs. Armik's fans now have a classic of its kind. It is a classic that surveys Armik's music from 2003 to mid-2005, from Cafe Romantico, one of his most famous and best selling CDs, through to Mar De Suenos, Romantic Dreams, Treasures and Amore De Guitarra. In addition to the great songs that brought Armik's name into the hearts and homes of millions of fans, this recording features two brand new unreleased songs for your listening pleasure: 'Desires' and 'New Love'. With this collection of some of Armik's most romantic music, you'll find yourself genuinely entertained. As well as featuring many of Armik's most celebrated songs…
This Latin jazz performance by saxophone- and clarinet-player Paquito D'Rivera and pianist Chano Dominguez, along with their ensemble, was recorded at Madrid's Teatro Real in 2006.
Trough fabulous Music this movie tracks three generations of musicians and dancers from Russia, Germany, France and the USA, from before World War II through the war and the Holocaust, to the 1980s. Their lives become intertwined through the historical circumstances, and the culmination is the presence of several, including a former Nazi pianist and a French Jewish Holocaust survivor at an anti-famine concert.