||Sounds of the Ghetto Youth CD (1967) |
Myles Matthews music CDs Essentially a reissue of the Har-You Percussion Group's self-titled album appended with bonus tracks, SOUNDS OF THE GHETTO YOUTH features a vibrant set of Afro-Cuban-tinged tunes by the 1960s Harlem-based ensemble. As the act's name states, percussion is the focus of these lively tracks, as revealed on the percolating rhythms of "Ngoma" and "Santa Cruz."
Personnel: Antonio Santa Cruz (vocals, cowbells); Nelson Sanamiago (alto); Dennis Taitt, Dennis Taitt (guitar); Ray Allen , Ray Allen (flute); Nelson Sanamiago ...
||Har-You Percussion Group CD (1996) |
Myles Matthews CD discography The Har-You Percussion Group's self-titled album stands as a testament to how exciting and profound music education can be for kids. Imagine creating this album as your homework assignment. That's just what these eleven 16- to 19-year-old boys did under the guidance of Jamaican-born percussionist Montegro Joe. Latin, Cuban, jazz, and blues influences combine to create their boogie-down melting pot of rhythm that keeps the feet moving. Tracks ...