Set in 1890, this is the story of a Pony Express courier who travels to Arabia to compete with his horse, Hidalgo, in a dangerous race for a massive contest prize, in an adventure that sends the pair around the world...
Hidalgo, en su celda del Hospital Militar de Chihuahua, recuerda algunos pasajes de su vida, principalmente su estancia como párroco en San Felipe Torres Mochas; donde se relacionó con las clases bajas y nació la idea emancipadora, tradujo y montó al Tartufo de Molière, se enamoró de Josefa Quintana y se alejó por algún tiempo de la vida eclesiástica.
A naval adventure, based on the novels by C.S. Forester, about the heroic, 19th-century British seafarer. The story sails with his ship, the Lydia, through battles with Spain and then France won with wit rather than might.
The period is the 1840's and California is part of Mexico. Many of the citizens wish to become part of the United States. Other countries are also interested and the Russians have established bases in the northern part of the state. To further their hold they have stolen guns and Don Arturo Bordega, a leader of those wanting statehood, is out to recover them.
This DVD features two of the greatest Latin music drummer/percussionists with some of the most incredible footage of drums and congas ever filmed. Giovanni and "El Negro" also present the concepts behind their performance of each piece in detail, giving you insight into both the technical and musical applications of these two great players. Giovanni gives an extraordinary presentation of conga technique and rudiments, and how he applies these techniques to his playing. Special features include a photo gallery, behind-the-scenes footage, Giovanni's philosophies on musicianship, an in-depth technique lesson from Giovanni, and bonus solos.
A live performance from legendary percussionists Steve Gadd and Giovanni Hidalgo at the 1997 Modern Drummer Festival Weekend.