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Juan Pablo Torres

Juan Pablo Torres
Born: Jan 1, 1946
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Died: Apr 17, 2005 in Miami, FL
Genre: World, Jazz, Classical
Biography: One of the best trombone players in the Latin-jazz community of the 1990s, Juan Pablo Torres provided a crucial role in recordings by Paquito D'Rivera, Charles Azvanour and Gilberto Santa Rosa. In addition, the Cuban recorded at least two dozen LPs of his own while sitting in with others; their success ...Read full biography
Cuba Swings
Released: 2001
Label: Universal Music Latino
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Cuba Swings is the third of Juan Pablo Torres' off-and-on series of conceptual albums dealing with the popular music of his native country. After 1979's Estrellas de Areito and 1995's Super Cuban All Stars, ...Read full review
Trombone Man
Released: 1995
Label: Verve Records
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J.P. (Juan Pablo) Torres is one of the finest trombonists to come out of Cuba. On his debut for Tropijazz, he welcomes altoist Paquito D'Rivera to five of the 11 selections and pianist Hilton Ruiz to three; ...Read full review
More Juan Pablo Torres albums: Main Albums (9), Compilations (5)