Uña Ramos

Mariano Uña Ramos (27 May 1933 – 23 May 2014) was an Argentinian musician.

Mariano Uña Ramos
Ramos playing quena flute
Ramos playing quena flute
Background information
Born(1933-05-27)27 May 1933
Humahuaca, Jujuy, Argentina
Died23 May 2014(2014-05-23) (aged 80)
Paris, France
Genres
Occupation(s)Musician
InstrumentsQuena
Associated actsIvano Fossati, Alan Stivell, Urubamba

Uña Ramos was born in Humahuaca, Argentina, near the border with Bolivia. He was a renowned Andean musician and composer, a virtuoso of the quena, the end blown bamboo flute of the Andean Altiplano. He died in 2014 in Paris, four days before his 81st birthday.[1][2]

DiscographyEdit

  • El Arte de la Quena Vol. 1 (1971)
  • El Arte de la Quena Vol. 2 (1971)
  • Quena (1972)
  • Quena de los Andes (1975)
  • Un roseau plein de musique (1976)
  • Hermanos al Sol (1976)
  • Haru No Umi (1977)
  • Initiation à la kena (1978)
  • Poupée de porcelaine (1978)
  • Le Pont de bois (1979)
  • La Vallée des coquelicots (1982)
  • Uña Ramos y sus amigos: Canciones y danzas de música Argentina (1985)
  • La Princesse de la mer (1986)
  • Una flauta en la noche Vol. 1 (1994) (Arton records)
  • Una flauta en la noche Vol. 2 (1995) (Arton records)
  • Le Souffle du roseau (1996)
  • Live in France 2004 (2004)
  • Uña Ramos en la Filarmonica de Berlin (2007)

CollaborationsEdit

DVDEdit

  • 2008 - En Vivo en Kehl Alemania 1994 / Live in Kehl Germany 1994

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Uña Ramos: "Acá no tengo un lugar donde poder hacer música"" (in Spanish). 1 March 2009. Retrieved 12 February 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "Uña Ramos, la música que fue de Humahuaca a Berlín". La Nación (in Spanish). 1 February 2003. Retrieved 12 February 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)