LA TIMBA LA TRAIGO YO - Nuevo Disco + Gira Europa de Robert Armas y los Conquistadores de la Salsa
Música tropical de Cuba y Francia - Rubén Paz y Chéverefusión
Beyond Salsa Piano is a history and anthology of the role of the piano in the Cuban rhythm section – from its first appearance to the present. In a broader sense, it’s a study of the tumbao – the art of creating music from layers of repeating rhythmic and melodic phrases. Whether these syncopated figures are called tumbaos, guajeos, montunos, riffs or vamps, this Afro-Cuban concept lies at the heart of nearly every popular music genre from salsa to rock , funk, R&B, hiphop and jazz.

While presented as a set of method books, the series doubles as a history course and record collecting guide for listeners, dancers, and players of instruments other than the piano.

Perhaps the most important goal of the series is to provide a comprehensive understanding of how tumbaos are constructed, their central role in the texture of Latin music of all eras, and the endless possibilities they provide for creative composing and arranging.
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Ballet Folklorico Cutumba
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starstar United States José Carrión, former princi...
Lazarito Valdes y su Bamboleo
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starstarstarstarstar Cuba Led by pianist extraordinai...
Bamboleo (1995-2000)
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starstarstarstarstar Cuba Powerhouse Cuban Timba from...
José 'Bartolo' Bartolomei
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starstarstarstarstar PR Bajista y compositor natal ...
Johnny Blas
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Anthony Blea
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starstar United States Violinist and bandleader of...
Los Bocucos
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star Cuba Creators of the 'pilón' rhy...
Sergio Bonafonte
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star Spain Cantante y compositor de Ba...
Boogalu Productions
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starstarstarstarstar United States Independent video productio...
BRAILY
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starstarstarstarstar United States Tropical music's rising sta...
Buena Vista
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star Cuba A new all-star cast of play...
Calle Real
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starstarstarstarstar Sweden Modern timba group based in...
Pedrito Calvo
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starstarstarstarstar Cuba Popular Cuban singer someti...
Nana Cantarina
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Bobi Cespedes
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starstar United States Acclaimed folkloric singer,...
Chalo y su Ache starstarstar United States Los Angeles based, Cuban bo...
Chaonda
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starstar United States All acoustic cuban music gr...
Charanga Forever
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starstarstarstarstar Cuba Charanga Forever was fo...
Charanga Habanera
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starstarstarstarstar Cuba Led by David Calzado, Chara...
Ciclon Cubano
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starstar Italy Basado en Italia, Ciclon Cu...
Checo Colon
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starstar Puerto Rico Cantautor (singer/songwrite...
La Combinación de la Habana
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starstarstarstar Cuba Bajo la dirección del piani...
Conjunto Chappottin
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starstarstarstarstar Cuba Conjunto Chappottín and his...
Conjunto Progreso
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star United States Grammy nominated Conjunto P...
Contrabando
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starstarstarstar Belgium Contrabando is a musical pr...