Joropos

Alfredo Rolando Ortiz

 

Alfredo was born in Cuba, and emigrated to Venezuela as a young boy where he began studying the Venezuelan Arpa Llanera. He has become one of the greatest proponents of Latin American music in the harp-world. He now lives in California. Carol learned these two tunes from his book From Harp to Harp with Love. He wrote these tunes ti illustrate the Joropo rhythm.

 

Gordon Spanish guitar

Carol- harp

 

 

 

Joropos is recorded on the album Apples in the Basket