PATRICE FISHER DISCOGRAPHY

 

SUNSET, BR 410- Broken Records, BR 807-Patrice Fisher & Arpa with special guests, Chiko & Rogerio of Brazil, Javier Cabrera, Miguel Martinez-Xalapa, Mexico, Angel Rios & Bodoma Garifuna group of Honduras

MUSIC OF THE 3 AMERICAS- Broken Records, BR 807-Patrice Fisher & Arpa with special guests, Chiko & Rogerio of Brazil, soloists from the Ilhabela, Brazil Big Band, Angel Rios and Garifuna group of Honduras,

CREMA DE PAPAYA-Broken Records, BR 504-Patrice Fisher & Arpa with special guests, Chiko & Rogerio of Brazil, Carlos Ponce group of Bolivia, Paulo Alvarado of Guatemala,Mexican American Poet, Armando Ibanez         

CELTIC MAGIC -Broken Records- BR 704- New Orleans Celtic Harp Ensemble, with Cecile Corbel-Harp- France, Kim Robertson-Harp, Grainne Hambly-Harp, Ireland, Neal Hellman-Dulcimer- California, Carlos Ponce- panpipe flute -Bolivia, Chiko & Rogerio group-Brazil

WANDERINGS-Broken Records, BR 501-Patrice Fisher & Arpa with special guests: Anthony Carillo & David Ortiz of Puerto Rico, Chiko & Rogerio group of Brazil, Carlos Ponce of Bolivia, Jazz Entre Tres group of Mexico, Guatemalan guitarist, Byron Sosa, Mexican American Poet, Armando Ibanez & the New Orleans Celtic Harp Ensemble

EMBRACE OF THE HARP-Broken Records, BR499-Patrice Fisher & Arpa with special   guests from Guatemala. Repertoire includes original jazz pieces by Patrice Fisher, Fran Comiskey, Byron Sosa & Erick Malamud, traditional Latin and Irish music. It features fine flute work by Jose Canoura and vocals by Josue Gomez. Two cuts were recorded live at the Guatemalan American Institute in a performance sponsored by the USIS.

 PASION-Musica Records,  001, Incorpore Foundation with Manuel Obregon Sporadic Jazz Quartet & Marimbas Nicaragua Mia. Folkloric Central American music & jazz.

 ARPA LATINA-Broken Records-Patrice Fisher & Arpa with Salsa Brava of Guatemala. Repertoire includes four original pieces by Patrice Fisher and traditional Latin American and Cuban standards from composers like Israel "Cachao" Lopez, Alberto Dominguez and Juan Luis Guerra, played in a jazz style. Three cuts were recorded live at the Guatemalan American Institute in a performance sponsored by USIS.

 HARPBEAT-Broken Records BR493-Patrice Fisher and Arpa with Ensamble Acustico. Features performances by harpist, Patrice Fisher, pianist, Fran Comiskey and Guatemalan jazz group, Ensamble Acustico. Repertoire includes original pieces by Patrice Fisher, Fran Comiskey,  percussionist, Hector Gallardo, Guatemalan guitarist, Erick Malamud and Guatemalan pianist, Roberto Estrada. 3 cuts were recorded live in performance in Guatemala.

THE TIGER AND THE HARP-Broken Records JR489-Patrice Fisher and Arpa. Contemporary Latin Jazz featuring the compositions of harpist/flutist, Patrice Fisher and pianist, Fran Comiskey, whose influences include harpist, Andreas Vollenweider, Dave Valentin and Mongo Santamaria. 16 musicians collaborated on this magnificent project.

SOFTLY STRONG-Broken Records JR1087-Patrice Fisher and Jasmine. This Latin jazz recording features compositions by harpist, Patrice Fisher, pianist, Fran Comiskey and vocalist, Angelle Trosclair. Featured musicians include: Patrice Fisher on harp, Tony Dagradi on sax, John Vidacovich on drums, Amilcar Guevara and Fran Comiskey on piano & Curtis Pierre on percussion.

RIO IN NEW ORLEANS-Broken Records JR189-Jasmine with special guests, Casa Samba. An exceptional recording, which is the result of the collaboration between Latin jazz group, Jasmine withPatrice Fisher  and New Orleans own samba school, Casa Samba, led by Curtis Pierre. Repertoire includes Brazilian carnival music & original music by Patrice Fisher.

FOREIGN AFFAIRS-Broken Records 1086-Patrice Fisher and Jasmine. This Latin jazz recording features vocals by New Orleans jazz singers, Laverne Butler and Arlee Leonard and Brazilian singer, Edu Alves and sax work by Tony Dagradi .

SINGERS-Broken Records BR3885-Patrice Fisher and Jasmine This jazz project features compositions  by  Patrice Fisher. Guest vocalists, Flora Purim & Laverne Butler, saxophonists, Rick Margitza & Earl Turbinton Jr., drummer, Herlin Riley & percussionist, Rafael Cruz play Brazilian music by Jobim, Toquinho & de Moraes. 

NEW ORLEANS PROJECT-Broken Records-JR388-Ensamble Acustico of Guatemala.This is a collaborative project involving the Guatemalan group, Ensamble Acustico, with outstanding New Orleans musicians, Tony Dagradi & Mexican pianist, Jorge Mabarak.

TROPICAL BREEZE-Inner City Records IC 1155-Patrice Fisher and Jasmine.The first album by this outstanding Latin jazz group, led by harpist, Patrice Fisher, features the late drum master, James Black, jazz poet, Ron Cuccia, vocalist, Cassandra Wilson &  flutist, Kent Jordan