With this video creation of Ivan Llanes, congahead.com began a series of ambitious 'Round The Town productions featuring world class musicians performing one song in multiple locations around a city.
Ivan Llanes and Tainnã Chagas, AIALE PRODUCTIONS, teaching a Cuban Percussion Masterclass as part of X Festival 2 de Julho in Salvador de Bahia, Brazil. Filmed on August 8th 2019 at UFBA.
Original song written by Ivan Llanes dedicated to all mothers worldwide. Inspired by "Nora Montejo Borrero". Ivan Llanes gives his thanks to all the musicians who collaborated in the production of this material, especially to Mau Quiros.
Tainnã Chagas, AIALE PRODUCTIONS playing with world famous singer, Ivete Sangalo, Ivete Canta Gil & Caetano and Orquestra Juvenil da Bahia performing "Leãozinho" at Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador de Bahia, Brazil.
Gilmar Gomes and Ivan Llanes perform "CUBAHIA" in the LP Studio.
This mini solo is a short snapshot of Ivan Llanes’s range and passion. There is so much history behind this Kit: Timbal, with Bass Drum, Snare and Toms... So many legends have left their minds and hearts on this instrument since the 1950’s. Ivan Llanes named this composition “Mini Solo” because there is so much to say on this instrument, it offers unlimited possibilities.
Composed and Arranged by: Ivan Llanes, AIALE PRODUCTIONS
Ivan Llanes & The Cuban Way performs La Mejor Mujer for congahead.com.
Lyrics, Music, and Arranged by Ivan Llanes (AIALE PRODUCTIONS), Ariacne Trujillo, Yosmel Montejo I
Ivan Llanes : Band leader / Vocal / Drums / Timbale
Ariacne Trujillo : Piano / Vocal
Yosmel Montejo : Bass / Vocal
Miguel Valdéz : Percussion
Richard Padrón : Electric Guitar
A carnival show of Pablo Moraes performing “Dentro da minha cabeça/Zanzibar/Toda menina baiana” filmed live in Pelourinho, Salvador de Bahia, Brazil.