as the "King of Mambo" and "El Rey de Timbal", Tito Puente
is one of Latin music's most loved performers. The rhythms are hot as
Tito's band effortlessly bridges the gap between Latin music and jazz
with his own compositions. Also includes an interview.
Personnel: Tito Puente - timbales; Michel
Camilo - piano; Mario Rivera - saxophone & flute; Vincent Frisaura - trombone &
trumpet; Roberto Rodriguez - bass; Edgardo Miranda - guitar;
Jerry Gonzalez - congas; John Rodriguez - bongos & percussion.
Selections: The Opener, Morning, Stella by Starlight, Oye Como Va, Tito's Especiale, On Broadway, Pare Cochero