Aloumiños de Seda

Aloumiños de SedaAloumiños de Seda
(Xeración E Logo, 2008)

Comissioned by the Dirección Xeral de Política Lingüística [General Bureau of Language Policy] for their campaign “Xeración E Logo”, promoting Galician Language among kids.

1.- Flor de Liño (lyrics: poem by María do Cebreiro & Anxo Angueira)
2.- Canción das Tres Culleres (lyrics: poem by Luís Pimentel)
3.- Trigo e Estrelas (lyrics: poem by Helena Villar Janeiro & Xesús Rábade Paredes)
4.- Non Hai Berce como o Colo (lyrics: popular)
5.- Auga Limpa (lyrics: poem by Rosalía de Castro)
6.- Onde Vai a miña Nena? (lyrics: poema by Manuel Leiras Pulpeiro)

All musical compositions by Abe Rábade

Terela Gradín (voice in 1, 5 y 6)
Ramón Bermejo (voice in 1, 2 y 6)
Joana Machado (voice in 3 y 6)
Guadi Galego (voice in 4)
Perico Sambeat (alto & soprano saxes)
Abe Rábade (piano)
Virxilio da Silva (guitar)
Nelson Cascais (double bass)
Bruno Pedroso (drums)
Marcos Vázquez (percussion)

Rosalía 21

Rosalía 21Rosalía 21
(Falcatruada, 2008)

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A different vision of poems by the National writer of Galiza Rosalía de Castro.

1.- A Xusticia pola Man
2.- Padrón, Padrón, Santa María, Lestrove
3.- Ladraban contra Min
4.- Cada Noite eu Chorando Pensaba
5.- Negra Sombra
6.- A Rosalía / Altares do Silencio
7.- Tecín Soa a Miña Tea
8.- Tembra un Neno
9.- Miña Santiña
10.- Alborada

All compositions by Abe Rábade except: #4 by Jesús Santandreu, Bruno Pedroso & Abe Rábade
#5 by Xoán Montes / arrangement by Abe Rábade
#7 by Guadi Galego
#9 traditional / arrangement by Abe Rábade

Anxo Angueira (recited voice)
Guadi Galego (voice)
Jesús Santandreu (tenor sax)
Abe Rábade (piano and musical direction)
Nelson Cascais (double bass)
Bruno Pedroso (drums)

Playing on Light

Playing on lightPlaying on Light _7 sounding photos
(Nuba + Karonte Records, 2006)

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Third album of the Abe Rábade Trío where 7 black and white photos by authors such as Mitsuaki Iwago, Paul Caponigro or Ralph Gibson are the inspiration for the musical compositions.

1.- Eses
2.- Zero
3.- Inner Battle
4.- Nómadas
5.- Avalancha
6.- Protection
7.- Bright Flow

All compositions by Abe Rábade

Abe Rábade (piano & fender rhodes [#3])
Paco Charlín (double bass)
Bruno Pedroso (drums)

Jazz in Galiza Series vol.1

Jazz in Galiza series vol. 1Jazz in Galiza Series vol.1
(Free Code, 2007)

Collaboration among jazz musicians from New York and Galiza produced by the Seminario de Jazz de Pontevedra [Pontevedra Jazz Workshop]

1.- J Trane Blues (Paco Charlín)
2.- Circle with an Ending (Abe Rábade)
3.- High Direction, part II (Paco Charlín)
4.- Faith of Fable (John O’Gallagher)
5.- Casa Paco (Abe Rábade)
6.- Go where you’re Watching (John O’Gallagher)
7.- Conversation with the Souls (John O’Gallagher, Abe Rábade, Paco Charlín & Jeff Williams)

John O’Gallagher (alto sax)
Abe Rábade (piano)
Paco Charlín (double bass)
Jeff Williams (drums)

Nordestin@s

Nordestin@sNordestin@s
(Falcatruada, 2006)

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Jazz and Galician tradition blend together in a minimalistic proposal.

1.- Lendas do Mar (melody and lyrics: Guadi Galego)
2.- Canción do Leiteiro / Nana de Ordes (melody and lyrics: popular / adapted by Ugía Pedreira)
3.- Montemar (melody and lyrics: Ugía Pedreira)
4.- Ari Ari (melody: Ugía Pedreira / lyrics: María do Cebreiro & Ugía Pedreira)
5.- Mal de Amores (aka Buenos Aires) (melody: popular / adapted by: Xavier Díaz / lyrics: Alex Insua)
6.- Romaxe a Santo Andrés (melody and lyrics: popular & Candieira)
7.- Habaneira de Ribadeo (aka Casiñas Brancas) (melody and lyrics: X. Luís Blanco)
8.- Falar de Amores (melody: Tiano Labraña / lyrics: Parallé and poem by Ugía Pedreira)
9.- Non Sei (melody and lyrics: Emilio Álvarez)
10.- Cantar do Val de Viveiro (melody and lyrics: popular / adapted by: Guadi Galego & Ugía Pedreira)
11.- Camariñas (melody and lyrics: popular / adapted by: Guadi Galego)
12.- Aguinaldo Pandereteiriño (melody and lyrics: popular / adapted by: Guadi Galego & Ugía Pedreira)

All musical arrangements by Abe Rábade

Guadi Galego (voice)
Ugía Pedreira (voice)
Abe Rábade (piano)

GHU! Project vol.1

GHU! Project Vol.1GHU! Project vol.1
(Nuba + Karonte Records, 2004)

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Volume 1 of the Abe Rábade GHU! Project in a quintet and sextet format.

1.- The Sound of Babel
2.- Niles Pond
3.- 203
4.- Raíña da Luz
5.- Traurig
6.- Footprints
7.- Bártok
8.- Praça da Alegria
9.- Trinkle Tinkle

All compositions by Abe Rábade, except:
#6 by Wayne Shorter / arrangement: Abe Rábade
#9 by Thelonious Monk

Chris Kase (trumpet & flügelhorn)
Jesús Santandreu (tenor sax)
Abe Rábade (piano)
Paco Charlín (double bass)
Ramón Ángel (drums)
Michel González (guitar #1 & #8)

Simetrías

SimetríasSimetrías
(Xingra, 2002)

Second album by the Abe Rábade Trío (re-edition pending).

1.- Simetría
2.- Manglares
3.- Hotel Minerva
4.- Bágoas de Prata
5.- SCA
6.- Matria de Sombra
7.- Outono
8.- N.Y. Dilemma
9.- Zapatos de Estar
10.- Tres Palabras

All compositions by Abe Rábade except #10 by Oswaldo Farrés

Abe Rábade (piano)
Paco Charlín (double bass)
Ramón Ángel (drums)

Babel de Sons

Babel de SonsBabel de Sons
(Xingra, 2001)

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First album of the Abe Rábade Trío. Live performance at the Getxo Jazz Festival in 2000 (re-edition pending).

1.- Dicotomía
2.- Don’t Smoke Anymore, Please
3.- Pequeño Poema Infinito
4.- Babel de Sons
5.- Barcelona
6.- Volvoreta
7.- Síntese con Síntese

All compositions by Abe Rábade except #2 by Tete Montoliú

Abe Rábade (piano)
Paco Charlín (double bass)
Ramón Ángel (drums)