"Capitvates the audience with his compelling tale of growing up in the Bronx." –Time Out NY
Penumbra autobiographically illustrates the life of a young Boricua growing up in The Bronx who seeks to reclaim his Taino heritage; while powerfully confronting issues concerning family, social injustice, and self-identity. The CD contains 10 remastered tracks including single "Within Indigo" which was released with a music video directed by Sean Gallagher.
Penumbra features guest artists: Lauren Whitehead, Adam Falkner, Fritz, Bamboo MC, Jimmytheloch, Zev, G-Wiz, Duane Rose, Luis Castro, and Eliezer Rosario Cáliz. Music production by Frankie P, Jonas Bers, Emily Buhr, Rhythm J, Absolute, Jimmytheloch, Zev, Rafael Perez, Intikana & Osvaldo Roque. Live instruments played by Deric Frost (Bass), Danny Nunez (Guitar), Jonas Bers (Accordion) and DJ Ari (Scratches). Penumbra was awarded SUNY's Research & Creative Activity Grant. Original cover art hand drawn by Intikana and graphic design by Ryan Scott Creative.
Penumbra - CD [Standard Jacket]
Support for the creation and development of this musical score for Penumbra has been provided through the Harlem Stage Fund for New Work, which has received support from the Jerome Foundation.