Salsa and mambo together again! Bongocero Rigoberto "Rigo" Rodriguez and his band mix a tasty blend of rich rhythms to satisfy the dancers. This new release features singer Jose Cassanova, timbalero Julio Albino, trumpeter David "Piro" Rodriguez.
Rigo y su Obra Maestra "Latin Feeling"
If ever you could label a salsa album ‘easy listening,’ this album might qualify.There’s enough spice on these numbers to heat-up the blood of salsa aficionados but the album’s real strength is in the selection of approachable,
danceable tracks that will also appeal to a novice or more mainstream audience.
Percussionists Rigoberto Rodriguez and his Independent Record Label Obra Maestra Records, has released this perfect salsa album, Latin Jazz and Mambo
from Puerto Rico 9 tracks of irresistable salsa from Puerto Rico
The opening track, "Rumberos de Aqui" is heavy on hot, snarling trumpets, with lyrics straight from the barrio. The band reprises the track at the close of the
album is dancing dynamite celebrating salsa's African roots.. "Reina De Mi Corazon" drives me crazy and straight to the dance floor with rhythmic breaks
and masterful percussion.
For salsa fans that love Tito Puente’s music, there are two salsa tracks with
strong jazz influence (Bailando Mambo Elegante, and Rigo’s Mambo
This is a salsa album full of quality tracks ensuring that those in need of classic,
mambo and hard salsa experience will be well served.
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