Luciano pozo gonzález, known professionally as chano pozo was a cuban jazz percussionist, singer, dancer, and composer despite only living to age 33, he pla. A fabulous 3 cd boxed set celebrating the life and music of the legendary cuban conga drummer chano pozo, a key figure in the development of afro cuban jazz or cubop, who was shot dead in a harlem bar in 1948 at the height of his fame. Zaragemca's bongos,congas,timbales and bata ----- this is a vintage historical of the development of afro-cuban percussion,(not every name),but major developments . Luciano, chano, pozo gonzález was born 100 years ago, on january 7, 1915 and the world of afro-cuban music is celebrating the centenary of this paradigm of conga and rumba, one of the greatest legends of cuban percussion he had already achieved fame as a dancer and tambour player in various . Listen to music from chano pozo like cu-ba, tin tin deo & more find the latest tracks, albums, and images from chano pozo.
Joaquin pozo 1,379 likes 6 talking about this havana native, master percussionist joaquin pozo is known for his uniquely virtuosic style on the. Chano pozo played a major role in the founding of latin jazz, which was essentially a mixture of bebop and cuban folk music he gained his musical background from cuban religious cults after moving to . Chano pozo was a revolutionary among jazz drummers, his influence was direct, immediate, electric luciano pozo gonzález, better known as chano pozo (january 7, 1915 in havana – december 3, 1948 in new york city) was an afro-cuban jazz percussionist, singer, dancer and composer who played a major role in the founding of latin jazz better . Luciano pozo gonzález, better known as chano pozo was born on january 7, 1915 in havana and died on december 3, 1948 in new york city, was a percussionist for afro-cuban singer, dancer and composer jazz that played an important role in the foundation of latin jazz.
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Chano pozo 2,569 likes 2 talking about this afro-cuban jazz percussionist, singer, dancer and composer who played a major role in the founding of. Check out chano pozo by chano pozo on amazon music stream ad-free or purchase cd's and mp3s now on amazoncom. Chano pozo thereby played a major role in the founding of latin-jazz which was essentially a mixture of bebop and cuban folk music he gained his musical background . Luciano pozo gonzález, better known as chano pozo (january 7, 1915 in havana – december 3, 1948 in new york city) was a cuban jazz percussionist, singer, dancer and composer despite only living to age 33, he played a major role in the founding of latin jazz he was also a key influence on .
Talk:chano pozo jump to navigation jump to search i have just modified one external link on chano pozo please take a moment to review my edit. A legendary and tragic figure, luciano “chano” pozo rose out of the toughest tenements in havana, where he was born in 1915 by the time he arrived in new york in 1947, he was already a . He was one of the most influential figures in the development of afro-cuban music chano pozo real name mario bauza, percussionist add by dizzy to his group in 1947 to help bring authentic african american sound to the band. Luciano pozo gonzalez, known as “chano pozo”, was a great cuban percussionist, composer, singer and dancer despite his brief career (died at 33 for a drug-related dispute), chano pozo is considered a key in the development of afro-cuban jazz figure and one of the best percussionists in the world.
Pozo, chano ( b luciano pozo y gonzález, 7 january 1915, havana, cuba d 2 december 1948, nyc) conga drummer dancer, singer, composer of almost mythical stature steeped in west african rhythms from childhood, he belonged to an afro-cuban religious cult. To properly attempt to write a profile on such a colorful and significant character as chano pozo, we must go to africa, where it all began the niger river delta, in the africa bend, more specifically the area of calabar, was one of the premier sources of slaves during the heightening sugar . Luciano pozo gonzález, better known as chano pozo (january 7, 1915 in havana - december 3, 1948 in new york city) was an afro-cuban jazz percussionist, .
Chano pozo cuban drummer and vocalist who had a short but stellar career in new york pozo was a major influential figure in the development of afro-cuban jazz in the us. September 29, 1947 was a milestone event in the development of latin jazz on that day, a young cuban conga virtuoso and composer chano pozo joined dizzy gillespie’s band onstage at carnegie hall in the first attempt to fuse elements of jazz and cuban music at a serious artistic level. Luciano pozo gonzales, better known as chano pozo, was born in havana (cuba), january 7, 1915 cuban percussionist, was the brother of trumpeter felix chappotín since childhood he lived the racial discrimination in cuba.