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Hatun Kotama: ¡Así Kotama! The Flutes of Otavalo, Ecuador CD

Hatun Kotama: ¡Así Kotama! The Flutes of Otavalo, Ecuador CD

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¡Así Kotama! The Flutes of Otavalo, Ecuador features an Andean indigenous flute tradition unlike any other. It is the soundtrack of a success story that defies globalization, steers tradition in a new direction, and revitalizes a musical practice that was once considered obsolete. The joyful, multigenerational Kichwa flutists of Kotama village in the historic municipality of Otavalo play, chant, and dance their way into a future that upholds their deepest values and customs. 62 minutes, 40-page booklet with bilingual notes and photos.

This album is part of the Smithsonian Folkways Tradiciones/Traditions Series of Latino music albums, produced with support by the Smithsonian Latino Center.

EN ESPAÑOL
¡Así Kotama! The Flutes of Otavalo, Ecuador presenta una tradición de flauta indígena andina como ninguna otra. Es una historia musical exitosa que desafía la globalización, guía la tradición por nuevos caminos, y revitaliza una práctica musical que ha sido considerada obsoleta. Los flauteros Kichwas multigeneracionales y jubilosos del pueblo Kotama, ubicado en el cantón de Otavalo, tocan, cantan, y bailan hacia un futuro que mantiene sus valores y costumbres más preciosos. 62 minutos, librete de 40 páginas con annotaciones bilingües y fotografías.

Year of Recording 2013
Record Label Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Source Archive Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Credits Produced by Jessie M. Vallejo ; Produced by Patricio Maldonado ; Produced by Daniel E. Sheehy ; Engineered by Pete

Reiniger ; Engineered by Santiago Chicaiza ; Mixed by Pete Reiniger ; Mastered by Pete Reiniger ; Liner Notes by Jessie M. Vallejo ; Translated by Cristina Altamira ; Photography by Jessie M. Vallejo ; Photography by Daniel E. Sheehy ; Edited by Jacob Love ; Design by Galen Lawson

Tracks

1 Chinkashka (Perdido "Lost") - :49     
2 Arias Pampa (Valle Arias "Arias Valley") - 2:09     
3 Llaz Tuaz (Llaz tuaz "Llaz Tuaz") - :36     
4 Aly Kotama (Kotama sagrada "Sacred Kotama") - 2:09     
5 Maldonado Chukllu Tanta (Maldonado rondín "Maldonado Harmonica") - :38     
6 Allku Wayku (Quebrada de perros "Dog Ravine") - :28     
7 Juanikito (Mi Juanitito "My Dear Juanito") - :36     
8 Kotama Llakta (Comuna Kotama "Kotama Village") - :31     
9 Aswata Llukchiy (Saca guarapu "Take out the Chicha") - :47     
10 Kotamashina (Como Kotama "Like Kotama")  - :38     
11 Anrango Kayta (Chichico flauta "Chichico Flute") - :30     
12 Hatun Yaku (Gran Río "Great River") - :35     
13 Churapay (Asienta "Lay it down") - :25     
14 San Vicente Chukllu Tanta (San Vicente rondín "San Vicente Harmonica") - :30     
15 Hawa Kotama (Kotama alto "Upper Kotama") - :38     
16 Tiyu Pamba (Altillanura de arena "Sandy Plateau") - :32     
17 ImbaKotama (ImbaKotama "ImbaKotama") - :40     
18 Aya Shamuk (El espíritu que viene "The Coming Spirit") - :23     
19 Halaku (Jalaku "Halaku") - :28     
20 Arellano Kayta (Arellano flauta "Arellano Flute") - :34     
21 Tulcanazo Chukllu Tanta (Tulcanazo rondín "Tulcanazo Harmonica") - :33     
22 Trávez Kayta (Trávez flauta "Trávez Flute") - :28     
23 Uchu Wayku (Quebrada de ají "Chili Ravine") - :33     
24 Lotama (Kotama "Kotama") - :23     
25 Capilla Punku (Puerta de la capilla "Chapel Door") - :24     
26 Kotama Chukllu Tanta (Kotama rondín "Kotama Harmonica") - :28     
27 Aya Tushuy (La danza del espíritu "Spirit Dance") - :23     
28 Conejo Chupa (Cola de conejo "Rabbit’s Tail") - :51     
29 Cabascango Chukllu Tanta (Cabascango rondín "Cabascango Harmonica") - :48     
30 Kotama Ñan (Camino de Kotama "Kotama Path") - :38     
31 Kotama Wayra (Viento de Kotama "Kotama Wind") - :41     
32 Yaku Taki (Canción de agua "Water Song") - 3:40     
33 Kashna Kotama (Así Kotama "This Is Kotama") - :54     
34 Ñawi Mayllay (Lavado de cara "The Face Washing") - 2:18     
35 Puchka paskachik (Limandero "Umbrella Swift") - 2:44     
36 Bonus Track: Yaku Chaka (Puente del río "River Bridge") - 2:28


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