“Casi Muero” with Orquesta Aragón, first single from Cuba Linda, Maite Hontelé’s fifth album recorded at Egrem in Havana Cuba, mixed and mastered at Merlín Producciones in Medellín, Colombia.
Recorded in: Empresa de Grabaciones y Ediciones musicales Egrem in Havana, Cuba
Lyrics and music: Juancho Valencia
Recording, mixing and mastering engineer: Gabriel Vallejo – Merlín Producciones
Video: Vitico and Marlou Van den Berge
Video postproduction: Sofía Carvalho, Mario Barrios
Graphic design: Nicole Gómez
Maite Hontelé – La Mujer Sonora
Nominated for a Latin Grammy Award in the category Best Salsa Album, trumpeter Maite Hontelé is transforming the role of women in music. People in America, Europe and Asia have witnessed her magical talent and the way she performs on stage. Born in Holland, but Colombian in her heart, Maite’s music is a perfect mix of European elegance and tropical joy, which is reflected in her 4 albums: Llegó la Mona, Mujer Sonora, Déjame Así, and Te Voy a Querer, the last two edited in vinyl. Also know as ‘Mujer Sonora, Maite has collaborated with artists such as Rubén Blades, Buena Vista Social Club, Chocquibtown, Oscar D´León, among others, all of them lured by her style.
“She is the best in the world, what a delight! The ways she plays is extraordinary, outstanding!” – Oscar D´León