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Ry Cooder

Whether serving being a program musician, single musician, or soundtrack composer, Ry Cooder’s chameleon-like fretted instrument virtuosity, songwriting, and options of materials encompass a remarkably eclectic selection of North American music styles, including rock and roll & move, blues, reggae, Tex-Mex, Hawaiian, Dixieland jazz, nation, folk, R&B, gospel, and vaudeville. …

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Carlos Varela

The son of Spanish immigrants, Cuban-born singer/songwriter Carlos Varela started composing in 1978. 2 yrs later, he became a member of La Nueva Trova, an area motion led by Silvio Rodriguez and Pablo Milanes. Carlos Varela graduated from your Cuban Artwork Institute ISA with an performing degree. He documented his …

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Joe Quijano

b. 27 Sept 1935, Puerta De Tierra, San Juan, Puerto Rico. The flexible Latin music group head, vocalist, percussionist and composer Quijano was seven years when his family members settled within the Bronx, NEW YORK, NY, USA. In 1950, while at college he sang and performed maracas using a teenage …

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Eddie Palmieri

Eddie Palmieri is among the primary Latin jazz pianists, blessed with a method that fuses such ubiquitous jazz affects as the varieties of Herbie Hancock, Thelonious Monk, and McCoy Tyner right into a Latin framework. No purist, he in addition has shown a pleasant willingness to test out fusions of …

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Fantcha

A protege of the fantastic Cape Verdean vocalist Cesaria Evora, Fantcha (blessed:Francelina Durao Almerida) is among the most effective of Cape Verde ‘s youthful torch singers. Her record, Criolina, documented in Portugal and released in 1998, was a global strike. Fantcha, whose two brothers performed electric guitar and cavaquinhos, shown …

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Caridad Cuervo

Using the death of Caridad Cuervo, in December 1998, Cuba’s lost among its best-loved vocalists. A prodigy of important Cuban songstress Celia Cruz, Cuervo experienced attracted international interest as a presented vocalist in the Tropicana Golf club in Havana through the 1950s and early-60s. Cuervo was incredibly active before end …

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Rey Guerra

Gifted Cuban guitarist Rey Guerra began monitoring music on the Country wide College in 1973. Through the pursuing years, he emerged in initial place double after taking part in the Country wide Guitar Competition Amadeo Roldán, obtaining international reputation for earning the 1981’s Marneurkirchen International Electric guitar Event, a well-known …

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Estrella d’Cuba

Estrella D’Cuba had the chance to obtain a record offer after meeting maker Víctor Daniel even though taking part in a multinational skill casting. Affected by main Cuban figures and seduced by Afro-Caribbean rhythms, Estrella D’Cuba’s debut recording was made by Víctor Daniel and pianist Isidro Infante.

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Felix Chappottin

An associate of Cuba’s most widely used band from the 1920s and ’30s, Septeto Habanero, Felix Chappottin continued to inspire Afro-Cuban music along with his sweet-toned trumpet taking part in for a lot more than 6 decades. Inheriting the management of Afro-Cuban tres guitarist Arsenio Rodriguez’s big music group, who …

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Eliades Ochoa

From the outset of his career until 50 years later when Buena Vista Social Club produced him children name, Eliades Ochoa built his repertoire from Cuban traditional music, specifically sons, guarachas, guajiras, and boleros. As a kid, he learned to try out acoustic guitar and tres (an modified guitar), and …

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