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A Concert with the Duo AREKIPE (Kathy Lasso &…

A concert with the Duo AREKIPERicardo Sandoval (Venezuela) and Kathy Lasso (Colombia) – has recently been added to the youtube channel of Ricardo Sandoval.

The guitarist Matthias Collet joined the duo for this concert.

You can hear a nice program of duets and trios for mandolins, bandurrias (or bandola andina) and guitar.

Programm

  • Pasillito (Paulo Triviño)
  • Nostalgia (Gerson Garcia)
  • Señor JOU (Pablo Camacaro)
  • Diablesa (Juan Pablo Ceballos)
  • Por una cabeza (Alfredo Lepera / Carlos Gardel) arr:: R Sandoval
  • El Cruzao (Ricardo Sandoval)
  • Emilia II (Luis A. Calvo)
  • Bacatá (Francisco Cristancho)
  • Entre las sombras (Ricardo Sandoval)
  • A.B.C.D. (León Cardona)
  • Soñar es volar (Ricardo Sandoval)

Playliste Duo AREKIPE

Concierto de Duo AREKIPE (Kathy Lasso & Ricardo Sandoval) con Matthias Collet.
Espacio Ronda – Madrid
domingo 26 de abril de 2015.

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The Plectro Trio from Colombia – Bandola, Tiple and…

Plectro Trio – Colombian Andean Music

The Plectro Trio was founded in 2001. It plays typical Colombian Andean Music with bandola, tiple and guitar. There are many videos with great music by the Plectro Trio.

The colombian bandola is similar to the bandurria of Spain. it has 6 courses with each two or three strings, with a total of 12 or more typical 16 strings. The colombian tiple is shaped like a guitar and has 4 courses with 10 strings.

You can find detailed information about the colombian bandola nad the colombian tiple in the Atlas of Plucked Instruments: http://www.atlasofpluckedinstruments.com/south_america.htm

Flor De Romero Performed by Plectro Trio

Colombian- Bambuco Performed by Plectro Trio- Composer Alvaro Romero Sanchez at the Encuentro de musicos Colombianos en New York

Playlist with videos of the Plectro Trio

Find more videos of the  Plectro Trio from Colombia : http://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=plectro+trio+colombia&aq=f

More Information

Homepage of the Plectro Trio: http://www.plectrotrio.com/

Homepage Javier Andres Mesa Martinez (Bandola, Bass, Web Design) : http://javierandresmesa.com/

Homepage with sheet music by the  Plectro Trio and other groups: solo, duo, trio and orchestra pieces: http://www.latinguitarscores.com/index.htm

The majority of these pieces originally composed for ANDEAN COLOMBIAN TRIO by Maestro JAIME ROMERO, have been awarded first place in competitions such as MONO NUÑEZ, COOTRAFA and FESTIVAL DEL PASILLO in Aguadas, Colombia since 1988.

The most outstanding ensembles such as TRIO PALOSANTO, CROMATICO, ESPIRITU COLOMBIANO, PLECTRO TRIO and CUATROPALOS QUARTET among others, have won first prize and/or recorded his themes.

In order to promote Colombian folklore, all these pieces of COLOMBIAN MUSIC for BANDOLA, TIPLE and GUITAR are completly free!. All these themes are duly COPYRIGHT protected and can be freely played for non-commercial activities, otherwise you need to get written permission from the author in order to record or play his music for commercial purposes.

Listen to the complete works for guitar in MIDI, MP3 and WAVE formats and download the scores in PDF format.

Altas of Plucked Instruments: http://www.atlasofpluckedinstruments.com/south_america.htm

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Estudiantina de la Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira – Bandola…

Today I want to present an orchestra from Kolombia – the Estudiantina de la Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira. In the spanish speaking countries most universities have tunas or estudiantinas – music ensembles that play plucked instruments like bandola, bandurria, mandolin and guitars and sing.

The videos by the Estudiantina de la Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira show some interesting and well arranged orchestra pieces.

The main instrument is the colombian bandola, an instrument similar to the spanish bandurria but typically with 16 strings in 6 courses. You can find miore about the colombian bandola in the Atlas of Plucked Instruments:

http://www.atlasofpluckedinstruments.com/south_america.htm

Enjoy the videos of the Estudiantina de la Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira!

Fantasia Sobre Motivos Colombianos

Estudiantina Sinapsis Universidad Tecnologica de Pereira
Tema: Fantasía sobre motivos Colombianos
Compositor: Pedro Morales Pino
Arreglos: Germán Posada

La partida (Vals venezolano)

Arreglos: Diego Fernando Sanchez

Presentación de la estudiantina de la Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira en el Concurso Nacional del Bambuco Luis Carlos González. Noviembre 2 / 2008

Preludio Gm

Estudiantina Sinapsis Universidad Tecnologica de Pereira
Tema: Preludio en GM
Compositor: Sergei Rachmaninoff
Arreglos: Germán Posada

More videos with the  Estudiantina de la Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira:

http://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=Estudiantina+de+la+Universidad+Tecnol%C3%B3gica+de+Pereira&aq=f

More Information

youtube channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/estudiantinautp

The following video show some other colombian estudiantinas from a national meeting of estudiantinas:

ENCUENTRO NACIONAL DE ESTUDIANTINAS -COLOMBIA