Rey" Tito Puente
with the World Jazz Ensemble
Burrell, Francisco Aguabella, Jack Bishop, Tito Puente, Warren
Ontiveros, Steve Loza,
Andy Connell, Abhiman
20, 1999 Schoenberg Hall, UCLA
May of 1999, Professor Steve Loza organized a conference at UCLA
Musical Cultures of Latin America: Global Influences Past
Concurrently he wrote and published the book Tito Puente and
the Making of Latin Music.
As part of the conference, Tito Puente himself
made an appearance to perform with the World Jazz Orchestra (co-founded
by Loza). It was an incredible evening of great music as jazz
legend Kenny Burrell and Cuban master drummer
Francisco Aguabella also joined the band.
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out a sample from the show!
"Oye Como Va"
Steve Loza, Kenny Burrell,