Tag: Orestes Vilató

Ray Barretto · Barretto Power

Barretto Power: A Celebratory Reissue on its 50th Anniversary It was 1970 when Fania Records released Barretto Power,...

The John Santos Sextet: Art of the Descarga

The singular scholarship of John Santos has never been in any doubt. Though the Introduction to Art...

The John Santos Sextet to Release New Album

Built on the Afro-Caribbean past, forged by visionaries such as John Santos and his comrades, and steeled...

Linda Ronstadt: Frenesí

It is one of those ironic twists of fate that Linda Ronstadt was forced into retirement in...

Artist Profile: Orestes Vilató

Born in Camagüey, Cuba in 1944, multi-percussionist Orestes Vilató is one of the most influential figures in...

Ritmo y Candela – Rhythm at the Crossroads

Patato, Changuito, Orestes - Ritmo y Candela Put three mighty Cuban percussionists together at any time and the...

Marco Diaz: Life Notes

Marco Diaz acquitted himself exceedingly well as John Santos’ pianist. On Life Notes Mr. Diaz has written...

iNSIDE Latin Jazz Presents Cuban Percussionist Orestes Vilató

The Inside Latin Jazz series continues to offer fascinating and penetrating onstage interviews with leading Latin Jazz...

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