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Tito Puente: Carnival (2-CD)

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Puente, Tito - Carnival (2-CD) CD 1
01 Mambiando Tito Puente
02 La Bochinera Tito Puente
03 Pata Pata Tito Puente
04 Ran Kan Kan Tito Puente
05 Que Lindo El Mambo Tito Puente
06 Shing A Tin Tin Tito Puente
07 Tito On Timbales Tito Puente
08 Caravan Tito Puente
09 Vete Pa La Luna Tito Puente
10 Four Beat Mambo Tito Puente
11 Picao Y Tostao Tito Puente
12 Fiesta Con Puente Tito Puente
13 Oye Como Va Tito Puente
14 Mambolino Tito Puente
15 Ricci Ricci Tito Puente
16 Rumba En El Patio Tito Puente
17 El Ray Del Timbal Tito Puente
18 Algo Nuevo Tito Puente
Puente, Tito - Carnival (2-CD) CD 2
01 A Nora Morales Tito Puente
02 Mambo Lenko Tito Puente
03 Por Tu Amor Tito Puente
04 Penjamo Tito Puente
05 Que Sizas Feliz Tito Puente
06 Ta Contento El Pueblo Tito Puente
07 Coco Seco Tito Puente
08 El Yoyo Tito Puente
09 La Guira Tito Puente
10 Mambo Inn Tito Puente
11 Mambo A La Tito Tito Puente
12 Mambo Tipica Tito Puente
13 Nina Y Sendra Tito Puente
14 Fat Mama Tito Puente
15 Ay Carino Tito Puente
16 Aqui Tito Puente
17 Camina Camaron Tito Puente
18 Timbalito Tito Puente
Tito Puente Bandleader and percussionist Tito Puente, who rode to fame on the heels of the... more
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Tito Puente

Tito PuenteBandleader and percussionist Tito Puente, who rode to fame on the heels of the 1950s mambo craze and for the next five decades helped define Latin jazz, died June 1, 2000. He was 77. Puente, who was recently treated for a heart problem, died at NYU Medical Center in New York.

Puente recorded more than 100 albums in his more than 60 years in the business. He won his fifth Grammy in February for best traditional tropical Latin performance for Mambo Birdland, and has been nominated for the award 10 times. Puente brought the timbales, a pair of single-headed drums mounted on stands and played with sticks, from behind the band to the front of the bandstand and played standing up.

"In front of a bandstand you've got to be a showman," Puente said. "Once, I was strictly a musician with a long face and back to the audience. Now I'm a showman, selling what I'm doing, giving the people good vibes." Puente joked that he profited off the talent of Santana, whose early hits include Puente's Oye Como Va. "Every time he plays 'Oye Como Va,' I get a nice royalty check," Puente said. "The excitement of the rhythms and the beat make people happy," he said in a 1997 Associated Press interview. "We try to get our feelings to the people, so they enjoy it. It is not music for a funeral parlor."

The eldest son of Puerto Rican parents, Puente was born Ernest Anthony Puente Jr. in New York City on April 20, 1923. (Some references give other years.) His father, Ernest Sr., was a foreman in a razor-blade factory. His mother called her son Ernestito, Little Ernest, then shortened the name to Tito. It was his mother who first discerned his musical talent and enrolled him in a piano class when he was 7. Puente studied drums for years before switching to timbales. He studied conducting, orchestration and theory at the Juilliard School from 1945 to '47 on the GI Bill.

Talking about his Latin/Jazz fusion, Puente said, "Some jazz bands, like Kenton's, had added Latin rhythms, and it sounded good to me. So I figured I might as well do the same thing. I start off writing a straight jazz arrangement, then I just add a Latin rhythm section."

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