10. Canto a Veracruz. La Negra Graciana Sones Jarochos con el Trío Silva. More La Negra Graciana. Listen to Moliendo café aux Portales (Le son de Veracruz) now. Listen to Moliendo café aux Portales (Le son de Veracruz) in full in the this site app.
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Listen to music from La Negra Graciana like Moliendo Café, La Guacamaya & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from La Negra Graciana. Moliendo café aux Portales (Le son de Veracruz). Nicknamed "La Negra Graciana" due to her African heritage, harpist and vocalist Graciana Silva is a treasure of Mexican song jarocho from her native Veracruz. Born in the 1930s, she began playing the harp at 10 but would not record her first album until 1995, preferring to stay close to home and maintain an active performing career with her father and brothers.
Graciana Silva Garcia, nicknamed "La Negra" because of her African origins, is an iconic figure in the world of the centuries-old son jarocho musical tradition. Singing and playing a thirty-eight-string harp, she integrates Spanish melodies, African rhythmic patterns, and indigenous narratives. Graciana Silva Garcia. Music Sample Hear a sample from Graciana Silva Garcia's latest album, Moliendo Café aux Portales (2004, Accords Croisés)
Moliendo café aux portales. 20 January 2012 - 5:19pm. Submitted by root admin. Mexican harp is Silva Graciana’s instrument, played with restless and exploratory vigour on Moliendo café aux portales. All she needs to accompany her is a pair of acoustic guitars, and the trio then has all the percussive thrust it could want. The cultural background to this music is a mix of indigenous and African, with Graciana’s vocal style and timbre embodying the latter while her playing comes from the former.
Moliendo Café - Portales" - Graciana Silva. artist:Graciana Silva. style(s):Traditional. formats:CD (Compact Disc), record submitted by:Accords Croisés. label:Accords Croisés.