“Alalá do Cebreiro” (2009 PAI Música). Low this title generic leaves it light the second work record of Brañas Folk, grouping led by Manuel Branes from the year 2002 and after his career with the famous grouping “bow da Vella”; shareholder alongside the biggest names of the Galician music which was at Galician folk music boom back in the 1980s.
With “Alalá do Cebreiro” we find a musical work that is open, as is it were the door which gives access to a Galician full of tradition and culture, and responsive that it goes into.
A disc that contains the folk understanding of the way more traditional as the own piece that gives name the work Alala of the Cebreiro. The musical medieval Galician is also present on this album with the theme “Canto das Clarions da Catedral de Santiago” performed by the “Coral Ruada” Laureate where revive the clarions and the organistrum, instrument of the Pórtico de la Gloria. Author compositions also have a place in this work, poems by Rosalía de Castro and Ramón Cabanillas playing music.
” Alalá do Cebreiro”also includes parts with foreign rhythms that are already part of our musical feel. And as he could not miss Ourense lands, a band of bagpipes, bagpipes band of O Barco, they accompany the Group closing, what it purports to be a disc tribute to the legacy of Galician culture wrapped up with the unique and wonderful Galician female voices of Uxía Senlle, Sonia Lebedisnski, Laura Amado and Nut Mónica.