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Kenya album for sale by Machito was released Dec 06, 2013 on the Pure Pleasure label. Bandleader extraordinaire Machito was born in Cuba, and the "original Mambo King" utilized that country's indigenous rhythms throughout his career. Kenya CD music As its title implies, though, this 1957 release finds Machito turning an ear towards the African side of the Afro-Cuban jazz style he helped to pioneer. The energy level on KENYA is astounding, and there's virtually no letup. Under the direction of Machito and his brother-in-law/right-hand man Mario Bauza, the ensemble tears through a dozen cuts with such disciplined ferocity it's a wonder anyone was left standing at the end of the session. Kenya buy CD music The electrifying big-band arrangements are typified by tight structures, forcefully executed ensemble lines, and of course, a percolating bed of percussion that keeps the groove constant no matter how sophisticated the harmonic intercourse becomes. Kenya songs The tunes, mostly composed specifically for this project, are all based around traditional Afro-Cuban rhythms, and their diversity represents the variety to be found in those fertile sonic fields. Kenya album for sale From rhumba to bata to mambo, the rhythmic drive is invigorating. The contributions of non-Latin jazzmen such as Doc Cheatham (who worked with Machito for some time) and Cannonball Adderly only adds to the mix in this piping-hot musical stew.
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||EL REY (THE KING) OF MAMBO|
Kenya buy CD music PEACE... THIS ALBUM IS SLAMMIN BY THE KING OF CUBAN MUSIC (MAMBO). EVERYONE WHO LOVES CUBAN MUSIC SHOULD GET THIS CD, BECAUSE IT NOT ONLY GIVES U CUBAN RHYTHMS AND MELODIES, BUT IT GIVE U JAZZ HARMONIES AND ARRANGMENTS. THIS IS PURE HEAT FROM EL REY, AND WITH THE LIKE OF CANNONBALL ADDERELY AND THE TRACK WHAT ELSE MATTERS.
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Kenya songs Product Details
|CD Universe Part number||9077505|
|Release Date||Dec 06, 2013|