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Chano Pozo

Chano Pozo played a significant role within the founding of Latin jazz, that was essentially an assortment of bebop and Cuban folk music. He obtained his musical history from Cuban spiritual cults. After shifting to NY in 1947, he fulfilled Dizzy Gillespie who enthusiastically added him to his bebop big …

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Graciela Peréz Grillo

Delivered on August 23, 1915, Graciela Peréz Grillo grew up in a music environment; her foster sibling, Frank Grillo, became better referred to as Machito, and next door from the house in Havana resided Mongo Santamaría. She initial sang skillfully in the past due ’20s, and one of the rings …

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