La Zingara - Café Accordion Orchestra

La Zingara

La Zingara - (the Gypsy woman) is the ninth album by CAO. It is a collection of songs and tunes connected to the Gypsy lifestyle including French, Greek, Finnish, Colombian, Mexican, Cabo Verdean and American sources. Highlights include two stunning vocal performances by long time CAO collaborator Diane Jarvi and appearances by clarinetist Tony Balluff.


Dan Newton - accordion & vocal
Eric Mohring - mandolin, fiddle, vocal
Robert Bell - guitars, banjo & vocal
Erik Lillestol - basses & vocal
Joe Steinger - drums & percussion
Diane Jarvi - vocal
Tony Balluff - clarinet

Recorded, mixed and mastered by Matthew Zimmerman
& Steve Kaul - Wild Sound, Minneapolis, MN
Manufactured by Noiseland Industries, Minneapolis, MN
Art and graphics by Jim Dryden

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