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Gonzalo Rubalcaba

Gonzalo Rubalcaba
Born: May 27, 1963 in Havana, Cuba
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Genre: Jazz, World
Biography: One of the most important figures to emerge from Afro-Cuban jazz in the '90s, Gonzalo Rubalcaba is an extraordinarily versatile pianist able to blend disparate strands of Cuban and American jazz tradition into a fresh, modern whole. Born into a musical family in Havana on May 27, 1963, Rubalcaba began ...Read full biography
The Blessing
Released: 1991
Label: EMI
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The virtuosic Cuban pianist Gonzalo Rubalcaba's first recording to be issued in the U.S. is still one of his best. With strong accompaniment from bassist Charlie Haden (one of his early champions) and ...Read full review
Released: 1990
Label: EMI
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One of the most exciting major-label debuts during the 1990s was Gonzalo Rubalcaba's Discovery, a trio date at the 1990 Montreux Jazz Festival with bassist Charlie Haden and drummer Paul Motian. Haden ...Read full review
More Gonzalo Rubalcaba albums: Main Albums (29), Compilations (4), DVD/Video (3)
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