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¡Así Kotama! The Flutes of Otavalo, Ecuador

Hatun Kotama
¡Así Kotama! The Flutes of Otavalo, Ecuador
¡Así Kotama! The Flutes of Otavalo, Ecuador features an Andean indigenous flute tradition unlike any other. It is the soundtrack of a success story that defies globalization, steers tradition in a new direction, and revitalizes a musical practice that was once considered obsolete. The joyful, multigenerational Kichwa flutists of Kotama village in the historic municipality of Otavalo play, chant, and dance their way into a future that upholds their deepest values and customs. 62 minutes, 40-page booklet with bilingual notes and photos.This album is part of the Smithsonian Folkways Tradiciones/Traditions Series of Latino music albums, produced with support by the Smithsonian Latino Center.

Track Listing

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Chinkashka (Perdido "Lost") Hatun Kotama 01:49
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Arias Pampa (Valle Arias "Arias Valley") Hatun Kotama 02:09
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103
Llaz Tuaz (Llaz tuaz "Llaz Tuaz") Hatun Kotama 01:36
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104
Aly Kotama (Kotama sagrada "Sacred Kotama") Hatun Kotama 02:09
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105
Maldonado Chukllu Tanta (Maldonado rondín "Maldonado Harmonica") Hatun Kotama 01:38
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106
Allku Wayku (Quebrada de perros "Dog Ravine") Hatun Kotama 01:28
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107
Juanikito (Mi Juanitito "My Dear Juanito") Hatun Kotama 01:36
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108
Kotama Llakta (Comuna Kotama "Kotama Village") Hatun Kotama 01:31
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109
Aswata Llukchiy (Saca guarapu "Take out the Chicha") Hatun Kotama 01:47
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110
Kotamashina (Como Kotama "Like Kotama") Hatun Kotama 01:38
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111
Anrango Kayta (Chichico flauta "Chichico Flute") Hatun Kotama 01:30
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112
Hatun Yaku (Gran Río "Great River") Hatun Kotama 01:35
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113
Churapay (Asienta "Lay it down") Hatun Kotama 01:25
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114
San Vicente Chukllu Tanta (San Vicente rondín "San Vicente Harmonica") Hatun Kotama 01:30
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115
Hawa Kotama (Kotama alto "Upper Kotama") Hatun Kotama 01:38
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116
Tiyu Pamba (Altillanura de arena "Sandy Plateau") Hatun Kotama 01:32
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117
ImbaKotama (ImbaKotama "ImbaKotama") Hatun Kotama 01:40
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118
Aya Shamuk (El espíritu que viene "The Coming Spirit") Hatun Kotama 01:23
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119
Halaku (Jalaku "Halaku") Hatun Kotama 01:28
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120
Arellano Kayta (Arellano flauta "Arellano Flute") Hatun Kotama 01:34
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121
Tulcanazo Chukllu Tanta (Tulcanazo rondín "Tulcanazo Harmonica") Hatun Kotama 01:33
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122
Trávez Kayta (Trávez flauta "Trávez Flute") Hatun Kotama 01:28
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123
Uchu Wayku (Quebrada de ají "Chili Ravine") Hatun Kotama 01:33
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124
Lotama (Kotama "Kotama") Hatun Kotama 01:23
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125
Capilla Punku (Puerta de la capilla "Chapel Door") Hatun Kotama 01:24
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126
Kotama Chukllu Tanta (Kotama rondín "Kotama Harmonica") Hatun Kotama 01:28
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127
Aya Tushuy (La danza del espíritu "Spirit Dance") Hatun Kotama 01:23
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128
Conejo Chupa (Cola de conejo "Rabbit’s Tail") Hatun Kotama 01:51
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129
Cabascango Chukllu Tanta (Cabascango rondín "Cabascango Harmonica") Hatun Kotama 01:48
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130
Kotama Ñan (Camino de Kotama "Kotama Path") Hatun Kotama 01:38
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131
Kotama Wayra (Viento de Kotama "Kotama Wind") Hatun Kotama 01:41
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132
Yaku Taki (Canción de agua "Water Song") Hatun Kotama 03:40
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133
Kashna Kotama (Así Kotama "This Is Kotama") Hatun Kotama 01:54
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134
Ñawi Mayllay (Lavado de cara "The Face Washing") Hatun Kotama 02:18
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135
Puchka paskachik (Limandero "Umbrella Swift") Hatun Kotama 02:44
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136
Bonus Track: Yaku Chaka (Puente del río "River Bridge") Hatun Kotama 02:28