Singing Salsa / Cantando Salsa, Techniques, Traditions and Applications - DVD
(Hal Leonard HL00320363),
The first instructional DVD that we have seen that focuses exclusively on salsa singing. Willy Torres is an excellent singer, and makes for a fine instructor in the art of salsa singing.
Recommended. (BP, 2004-03-25)
Singing Salsa: Learn the Essential Techniques and Secrets of Traditional and Modern Salsa Singing!
*Breathing Techniques and Warm-Ups
*Bolero, Son, Guaracha, Salsa, and More Forms Explained.
*Improvising Techniques, Performance Tips, and More!
*Full-Band Demos Feature the Hottest Players in Latin Music!
*Full Videos in English and Spanish
Cantando Salsa: Aprenda las Tecnicas Escenciales y los Secretos del Canto de Salsa Tradicional y Moderno!
*Tecnicas de Respiracion y Entrada en Calor
*Armonia de 3 Tiempos
*Ofrecemos Canto de Bolero, Son, Guaracha, Salsa y Otros
* Tecnicas de Improvisacion, Consejo de Actuacion, y Mas
*Demos de Bandas Enteras con los Mejores Musicos de la Musica Latina!
*Videos en Ingles y Espaņol
Born in Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico into a family of distinguished musicians, Willy Torres has had a thriving musical career since childhood. In his early teens he was singing backup for Menudo, and at age 16 he toured Latin America and Europe with Larry Harlow and the Latin Legends Orchestra. During this time, Willy worked with Latin musica greats Adalberto Santiago, Ray Baretto, Junior Gonzalez, Ismael Miranda, Nestor Sanchez, and Yomo Toro. At age 17 he became lead singer for Johnny Ray & the Salsa Con Clase Orchestra, as well as the Eddie Montalvo Orchestra. He later toured the world with Victor Manuelle, and became musical director for Rey Ruiz.
A premier artist in the New York Salsa scene, Willy maintains a full schedule recording and touring with international artists such as Carlos Ponce, Rey Ruiz, Ruben Blades, and Johnny Rivera, to name a few. He is also a touring member of the Grammy-nominated Spanish Harlem Orchestra. His first recording project as a soloist is forthcoming.
Running Time: 43 minutes (English) 45 acta (Spanish)
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