The Masters Meet Again! in this exciting follow-up to Conga Masters perform with an all-star rhythm section featuring John Almendra (drumset, bongos), Eric Figueroa (Piano), and Eric Guagua Rivera (Bass). Against the backdrop of the rhythm section, Giovanni and Changuito perform three songs (Tipico Jam, Just Like That, and De Pluto A Marte) which feature amazing conga and timbale solos. The second half performance-only tape features a dramatic twenty-two minute conga duet (or duel) with explosive soloing and dramatic interplay.
Giovanni Hidalgo has brought the art of conga playing to a level that was once unimaginable. Through his work with Eddie Palmiera, BATACUMBELE, Dizzy Gillepsie, Mickey Hart and many others, Giovanni has amazed audiences worldwide with his creativity and virtuosity.
Jose Luis Quintana Changuito
is one of the world's leading percussionists. Changuito's innovations on timbales, congas and drumset, and his groundbreaking work with legendary Cuban band LOS VAN VAN, have influenced countless drummers around the world.