Afro-Cuban Jazz


Publisher: Backbeat Books
Format: Books | Reference
Third Ear - The Essential Listening Companion. Through anecdotal biographies and evocative photos, this book by jazz author extraordinaire Scott Yanow portrays every key Afro-Cuban Jazz innovator past and present, plus other jazz artists influenced by this infectious music. Also includes reviews and ratings of recordings that make (or don't make) the cut, and essays packed with historical insight not found in other guides. Musicians covered include: Tito Puente, Cal Tjader, Willie Bobo, Machito, Poncho Sanchez, Chucho Valdés, Arturo Sandoval, Mongo Santamaria, Gato Barbieri, Eddie Palmieri, and many more.
ISBN: 087930619X
Published on: 01 September 2009
No of pages: 214
Language: English
Catalogue No: HL00330599

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