The landmark recording Patato & Totico belongs neither entirely to rhumberos nor to jazzers. The musical style will feel very familiar to those familiar with Cuba's rhumba tradition, which springs from the ritual songs of Yorubans and their descendants who found themselves sold into servitude to Cuba's sugar and tobacco plantations. However, as one of the first New York contributions to the rhumba world, Patato & Totico is a very pleasing, rich piece of history.
Duo of Cuban conga player Carlos "Patato" Valdes and vocalist, composer Eugenio "Totico" Arango.
BPM Profile Patato & Totico. Album starts at BPM, ends at 136BPM (+136), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Carlos "Patato" Valdés.
Patato Y Totico: Cuban-born American conga player. In 1954 he emigrated from La Habana to New York City where he continued his prolific career as a sideman for several jazz and Latin music ensembles, and occasionally as a bandleader. He invented and patented the tunable conga drum which revolutionized the use of the instrument in the US. Tito Puente once called him "the greatest conguero alive today". Dilo Como Yo. Вся дискография, Радио, Концерты, рекомендации и похожие исполнители.
Patato Valdes and Totico Arango Mas Que Nada. Patato Valdes y Totico Arango Mas Que Nada. Patato Valdes, Totico Arango Aqua Que La Caer. Patato & Totico Dilo Como Yo (Antibalas Remix).
The landmark recording Patato & Totico belongs neither entirely to rhumberos nor to jazzers. The musicians, however, are no strangers to Manhattan jazz clubs, and that sensibility shines through. From the bass master Israel "Cachao" Lopez, who was a budding talent at the time, to the legendary Arsenio Rodriguez on tres, to Patato, who went on to become one of the most influential voices on his instrument, this band of rhumberos was a force in the jazz world as well. This sensibility shines through in their renditions of "Mas Que Nada" and "Ya Yo . The fidelity is not the best, and future Patato recordings like Authority shine through as stronger on the.
|A1||Mas Que Nada||2:33|
|A2||Ya Yo E||4:12|
|A4||Que Linda Va||3:04|
|B1||Aqua Que La Caer||3:12|
|B2||En El Callejon||3:44|
|B5||Dilo Como Yo||3:54|
- Engineer – Val Valentin
- Producer – Pete Spargo, Teddy Reig
|V-5037||Patato & Totico||Patato & Totico (LP, Album, Mono)||Verve Records||V-5037||US||1967|
|V6-5037||Patato & Totico||Patato & Totico (LP, Album)||Verve Records||V6-5037||US||1967|
|LAT 10,006||Patato & Totico||Patato & Totico (LP, Album, Promo, RE)||MGM Records||LAT 10,006||US||1970|
|MCD-10065||Patato & Totico||Patato Y Totico (CD, Album)||Mediterraneo||MCD-10065||US||1992|
|710 011||Patato & Totico||Patato & Totico (LP, Album)||Verve Records||710 011||Germany||1967|