Marc Ribot Plays Solo Guitar Works of Frantz Casseus

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Marc Ribot Plays Solo Guitar Works of Frantz Casseus
Studio album by Marc Ribot
Released 1993
Recorded 1989, 1993
Genre Classical music, Haitian music
Length 47:30
Label Les Disques du Crepuscule
Marc Ribot chronology
Requiem for What's His Name
(1992)
Marc Ribot Plays Solo Guitar Works of Frantz Casseus
(1993)
Shrek
(1994)

Marc Ribot Plays Solo Guitar Works of Frantz Casseus is a 1993 album of solo guitar works by Frantz Casseus recorded by Marc Ribot and released on the Belgian label, Les Disques du Crepuscule. Ribot studied classical guitar under Casseus who fused the European classical tradition with his native Haitian folk elements.[1] The album was recorded in New York City in 1989 and 1993.

Track listing[edit]

All compositions are by Frantz Casseus.

  1. "Simbi" – 3:33
  2. "Rara" – 1:45
  3. "Prelude #2" – 1:08
  4. "Haitian Suite: Petro" – 4:08
  5. "Haitian Suite: Yanvalloux" – 3:05
  6. "Haitian Suite: Mascaron" – 3:49
  7. "Haitian Suite: Coumbite (Merci Bon Dieu)" – 3:18
  8. "Prelude #1" – 1:04
  9. "Merengue" – 1:32
  10. "Improvisation" – 1:36
  11. "Chanson" – 1:53
  12. "Congo" – 3:15
  13. "Dance (On Sunday)" – 3:17
  14. "Serenade Lointaine" – 2:27
  15. "Valse" – 4:13
  16. "Untitled" – 1:40
  17. "Romance" – 2:05
  18. "Dance of the Hounsies" – 2:51
  19. "Romance 1978" – 1:43

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ribot, M. Frantz Casseus by Marc Ribot, Bomb Magazine, Issue 82, Winter 2003.

External links[edit]