This weblog will give you information about the "El Redescubrimiento de Oscar Aleman" project, the "Rediscovering of Oscar Aleman" project.
Oscar Aleman ( 1909 - 1980 )was an Argentinean jazz guitar player, entertainer and showman, born in Argentina, lived in Europe (1930s)and returned to Argentina ( 1940 - 1980 ).
He was one of the best jazz guitar players of his time.
Monday, May 11, 2015
Oscar Alemán . La Guitarra Embrujada
A couple of weeks ago history professor and journalist,Sergio A. Pujol, has published his book titled Oscar Alemán—La guitarra embrujada(- in English: Oscar Alemán—The Haunted Guitar, Planeta de Libros (340 páginas), Buenos Aires, Argentina), his biography of Oscar Alemán. I have not seen a copy of the book yet, but below I'll add some links to guide readers who are familiar with the Spanish language to further info.
The publisher's info about Pujol's book is accessiblehere
Argentinian paper Página 12 carried an excerpt of the book,here
Finally,Sergio Pujolwas interviewed about the book in a radio program at 221 Radio. Part of the interview was filmed and uploaded at YouTube in two videos, inserted below
Here's the second filmed extract of the broadcasted interview
I look forward to reactions from readers who have had access to Pujol's book. Reviews in Spanish and/or English are also most welcome. Contact me at the e-mail below. Thank you in advance for your collaboration!