New Album from Verny Varela y La Tropa - La Rumba No Se Acaba - Salsa Dura de Colombia
Música tropical de Cuba y Francia - Rubén Paz y Chéverefusión
LA TIMBA LA TRAIGO YO - Nuevo Disco de Robert Armas y los Conquistadores de la Salsa
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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Moise Gonzalez
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Heriberto "Tito" González
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Los Goyos
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Grupo Olubata
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Yamila Guerra
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Havana Heavy Hitters
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Havana NRG!
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Ilu Aña
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Giovanni Imparato
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Iris Sandra
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Irosso Obba
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Jesus 'El Zun Zun De La Salsa'
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Generoso Jiménez
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La Bola
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Lachy y los Pequeños de la Salsa
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Felipe Lamoglia
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Raul Lara
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Latin Jazz Collective with John Nava
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Sos Lazaga
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Michael Lazarus
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Ramon Lazo
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Babatunde Lea
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