101 Montunos by Rebeca Mauleon-Santana, is one of the most comprehensive and authoritative books on Afro-Cuban Piano playing ever published. Rebeca has played and/or recorded with Tito Puente, Carlos Santana, Mickey Hart, and many of the most important and famous Latin stars!
Going further than just theory and exercises, it also traces the whole history of Latin piano playing from its Cuban roots to its many current offshoots and derivatives as well as examining the influences of Salsa, Samba, Cuban Jazz and other Caribbean styles.
The text is in English and Spanish and the accompanying CDs show you how each exercise should sound, making everything clear and understandable. An indispensable, practical reference book for any pianist wanting to learn this passionate and energetic music!