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ARTIST
Arturo O'Farrill & the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra

TITLE
40 Acres and a Burro

RELEASE DATE
February 8, 2011

TYPE
Album

ROLE
Producer

LABEL
Zoho Music

HONORS

  • GRAMMY nomination, Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album, 54th GRAMMY Award

  • DownBeat Readers Poll Best of 2011 List

TRACK LIST

1. Rumba Urbana

2. A Wise Latina

3. Almendra

4. Um a Zero

5. El Sur

6. She Moves Through the Fair

7. Ruminaciones Sobre Cuba

8. Tanguango

9. Bebe

10. A Night In Tunisia

11. 40 Acres and a Burro


ABOUT

On 40 Acres and a Burro, Arturo O’Farrill presents his New York-based Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra (ALJO) in two exciting O’Farrill originals, and nine stand-out tracks covering the entire Caribbean and South American universe, defining contemporary Latin Big Band Jazz in the 21st century. Principal guest: legendary clarinetist Paquito D’Rivera.


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