Santiman
Release Date: 22/03/2013
Catalogue No.: CDRW193
Record Label: Proper/Real World
Format: CD

The Creole Choir of Cuba give voice to their Haitian roots with captivating harmonies and terrific soloists, with vitality, humour and compassion, telling stories of freedom, survival, traditional folk tales, and humorous anecdotes. ‘Santiman’ is the follow-up album to 2011’s highly acclaimed and successful ‘Tande-La’ (CDRW181) album which saw them tour Australia for the first time. Although the band hail from Cuba it is Haiti's much misunderstood religion called vodou (or 'voodoo') that has inspired a strong tradition of rousing folk songs, many expressing solidarity with the poor, and resistance to Haiti's equally vigorous tradition of tyrannical



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