Prodigious pianist Harold López-Nussa has come full circle. With numerous acclaimed recordings, and acknowledged as a seasoned performer on international stages, he returns home and records El Viaje in Havana, Cuba, offering musical insights on the world through his piano. Continuing with his established trio format, which includes his brother Ruy Adrián López-Nussa on drums and Senegalese bassist Alune Wade, he improvises upon vast classical influences while adhering to his Cuban roots, concocting an exceptional style of global jazz.
Relates the adventure of a newborn child whose brother died shortly after birth. After the typical and unique funeral given to those patients who died (angels) in Chilean working class, the father takes the coffin to the cemetery, but forgets that Understands the boy wings allow the baby to fly to heaven. Determined to deliver the boy is lost in Santiago where misery, loneliness and children as lost as he abound.
A scheming blonde plots to steal her husband's money, not by killing him, but by driving him to the brink of insanity so that, once he's institutionalized, she and his twin brother (whom she's having an affair with!) can run his estate and have all his dough!
"Seawards Journey" tells the tale of five villagers, who embark on a journey to see the ocean for the first time. They depart in a broken down freight truck, property of RODRÍGUEZ, a taciturn man who loves the sea. Their point of departure is a local bar, and at the last minute, an unknown man from the bar joins their adventure.