CMJ - 2/00, p.56
"...a fiery session....The music has a brisk, contemporary feel....The textures and rhythms here are classic, and the arrangements are built around singing, as in most Cuban pop....tremendously satisfying..."
Dirty Linen - 4-5/00, p.64
"...The 11 tracks survey classic regional Cuban jazz styles, including the Changu, the Guaracha...along with dance styles like the rhumba....The high energy performances and tight vocal arrangements make this another memorable foray into contemporary 'classic' Cuban music."
Personnel includes: Cascarita (vocals); Pancho Amat (tres); Barbarito Torres (flute); Tata Gaines (percussion).
Producers: Orlando Valle "Maraca", Jose Da Siilva.
Recorded at RTV Commercial and Sonocaribe studios in Havana, Cuba in June 1998.
Recording information: RTV Commercial (06/1998); Sonocaribe, Havana, Cuba (06/1998).