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Afro-Cuban

Afro-Cuban Jazz is a combination of jazz improvising and rhythms from Cuba and Africa; it is also known as Latin jazz. There were some hints of Afro-Cuban jazz in isolated cases during the 1920s and '30s -- Jelly Roll Morton's "Spanish tinge" in some of his more rhythmic piano solos, a few Gene Krupa performances where he sought to include South American rhythms, and even in the Latin pop music of Xavier Cugat. However, the true birth of Afro-Cuban jazz can be traced to trumpeter-arranger Mario Bauza. Bauza introduced trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie to the masterful Cuban percussionist Chano Pozo (they teamed up in 1947-48 to create innovative music before Pozo's death) and also persuaded Latin bandleader Machito to use jazz soloists. During the late '40s, Stan Kenton began to integrate Latin rhythms in his music, and with the rising popularity of Tito Puente and Cal Tjader during the 1950s, Afro-Cuban jazz caught on as one of the most popular jazz styles. In more recent times some groups have developed Afro-Cuban jazz beyond its boppish roots, performing Thelonius Monk and John Coltrane tunes, adding funk to the mixture, and having more adventurous solos. The spirit of the music -- a true fusion between North, South, and Central America -- and an emphasis on infectious rhythms are the keys. More in Latin: Afro-Cuban | Boleros | Brazillian | Flamenco | Mexican | Percussion & Vocals | Salsa | Traditional
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392915
Cuban Air (60 sec edit)
A bright energetic latin celebration that puts you on the beach in the Caribbean. Stimulating rhythmic percussion featuring congas and shakers are featured supported by a vibrant brass section and dr...
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Cuban Air (60 sec edit)
by Mike Kinzie
Music ID: 392915
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01:34
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A bright energetic latin celebration that puts you on the beach in the Caribbean. Stimulating rhythmic percussion featuring congas and shakers are featured supported by a vibrant brass section and dr...
392916
Cuban Air (Seamless Loop)
A bright energetic latin celebration that puts you on the beach in the Caribbean. Stimulating rhythmic percussion featuring congas and shakers are featured supported by a vibrant brass section and dr...
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Cuban Air (Seamless Loop)
by Mike Kinzie
Music ID: 392916
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00:19
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A bright energetic latin celebration that puts you on the beach in the Caribbean. Stimulating rhythmic percussion featuring congas and shakers are featured supported by a vibrant brass section and dr...
394773
Latin Feeling
Taking the festive Guaguanco as an inspiration, this tune plays drums, Rhodes and acoustic and electric guitars, as well as tambourine and other percussion, getting a very happy and joyful track, perf...
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Latin Feeling
by Enrique Molano
Music ID: 394773
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02:06
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Taking the festive Guaguanco as an inspiration, this tune plays drums, Rhodes and acoustic and electric guitars, as well as tambourine and other percussion, getting a very happy and joyful track, perf...
397400
Sleepless in Gulustan
Acoustic guitar, accordion, bass and percussion. Arabic motifs. Lyrical mood. ...
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Sleepless in Gulustan
by Ilya Truhanov
Music ID: 397400
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03:49
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Acoustic guitar, accordion, bass and percussion. Arabic motifs. Lyrical mood. ...
398488
Havana Morning
Latin style lounge music. Piano, jazz guitar, vibraphone, bass and exotic percussion. Suitable for travel themes....
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Havana Morning
by Vitaliy Vorobev
Music ID: 398488
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00:50
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Latin style lounge music. Piano, jazz guitar, vibraphone, bass and exotic percussion. Suitable for travel themes....
404171
That's Your Holiday
Good times, sunshine, dancing, happiness and carefree living - this energetic, happy and bouncy track with its exotic rhythm conveys all that and more. Features Latin drum beats and piano sounds, Cari...
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That's Your Holiday
by Priscila Najar
Music ID: 404171
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02:04
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Good times, sunshine, dancing, happiness and carefree living - this energetic, happy and bouncy track with its exotic rhythm conveys all that and more. Features Latin drum beats and piano sounds, Cari...
408496
TITO DRUM AND BASS
An ultra groovy afro cuban salsa track in the style of the great Tito Puentes. Features Latin percussion and horns. The style is retro in nature and has a 60's feel to it with a heavy Cuban rhythmic i...
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TITO DRUM AND BASS
by Abbas Premjee
Music ID: 408496
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02:41
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An ultra groovy afro cuban salsa track in the style of the great Tito Puentes. Features Latin percussion and horns. The style is retro in nature and has a 60's feel to it with a heavy Cuban rhythmic i...
408497
TITO LOOP
An ultra groovy afro cuban salsa track in the style of the great Tito Puentes. Features Latin percussion and horns. The style is retro in nature and has a 60's feel to it with a heavy Cuban rhythmic i...
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TITO LOOP
by Abbas Premjee
Music ID: 408497
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01:06
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An ultra groovy afro cuban salsa track in the style of the great Tito Puentes. Features Latin percussion and horns. The style is retro in nature and has a 60's feel to it with a heavy Cuban rhythmic i...
408498
TITO NO DRUMS NO PERC
An ultra groovy afro cuban salsa track in the style of the great Tito Puentes. Features Latin percussion and horns. The style is retro in nature and has a 60's feel to it with a heavy Cuban rhythmic i...
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TITO NO DRUMS NO PERC
by Abbas Premjee
Music ID: 408498
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02:52
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An ultra groovy afro cuban salsa track in the style of the great Tito Puentes. Features Latin percussion and horns. The style is retro in nature and has a 60's feel to it with a heavy Cuban rhythmic i...
408543
Ocean View
A light and breezy track for a calm and relaxed setting on the beach by the ocean. This features steel drums from the caribbean, bright vibes, congas, ukelele and small a horn section. Sets the mood ...
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Ocean View
by Mike Kinzie
Music ID: 408543
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01:50
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A light and breezy track for a calm and relaxed setting on the beach by the ocean. This features steel drums from the caribbean, bright vibes, congas, ukelele and small a horn section. Sets the mood ...
408545
Ocean View (Seamless Loop1)
A light and breezy track for a calm and relaxed setting on the beach by the ocean. This features steel drums from the caribbean, bright vibes, congas, ukelele and small a horn section. Sets the mood ...
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Ocean View (Seamless Loop1)
by Mike Kinzie
Music ID: 408545
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00:39
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A light and breezy track for a calm and relaxed setting on the beach by the ocean. This features steel drums from the caribbean, bright vibes, congas, ukelele and small a horn section. Sets the mood ...
408546
Ocean View (Seamless Loop 2)
A light and breezy track for a calm and relaxed setting on the beach by the ocean. This features steel drums from the caribbean, bright vibes, congas, ukelele and small a horn section. Sets the mood ...
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Ocean View (Seamless Loop 2)
by Mike Kinzie
Music ID: 408546
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00:39
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A light and breezy track for a calm and relaxed setting on the beach by the ocean. This features steel drums from the caribbean, bright vibes, congas, ukelele and small a horn section. Sets the mood ...
413823
Cresta Fiesta (30-secs version)
Percussion, guitars and big brassy trumpets are all crammed into this homage to the happy sounds of hot Latin rhythms. This cheerful tune has all the charm, warmth & rough qualities of an old recordin...
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Cresta Fiesta (30-secs version)
by Dream Valley Music
Music ID: 413823
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00:30
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Percussion, guitars and big brassy trumpets are all crammed into this homage to the happy sounds of hot Latin rhythms. This cheerful tune has all the charm, warmth & rough qualities of an old recordin...
413824
Cresta Fiesta (60-secs version)
Percussion, guitars and big brassy trumpets are all crammed into this homage to the happy sounds of hot Latin rhythms. This cheerful tune has all the charm, warmth & rough qualities of an old recordin...
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Cresta Fiesta (60-secs version)
by Dream Valley Music
Music ID: 413824
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01:00
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Percussion, guitars and big brassy trumpets are all crammed into this homage to the happy sounds of hot Latin rhythms. This cheerful tune has all the charm, warmth & rough qualities of an old recordin...
413825
Cresta Fiesta (Underscore version)
Percussion, guitars and big brassy trumpets are all crammed into this homage to the happy sounds of hot Latin rhythms. This cheerful tune has all the charm, warmth & rough qualities of an old recordin...
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Cresta Fiesta (Underscore version)
by Dream Valley Music
Music ID: 413825
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02:22
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Percussion, guitars and big brassy trumpets are all crammed into this homage to the happy sounds of hot Latin rhythms. This cheerful tune has all the charm, warmth & rough qualities of an old recordin...
413826
Cresta Fiesta
Percussion, guitars and big brassy trumpets are all crammed into this homage to the happy sounds of hot Latin rhythms. This cheerful tune has all the charm, warmth & rough qualities of an old recordin...
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Cresta Fiesta
by Dream Valley Music
Music ID: 413826
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02:22
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Percussion, guitars and big brassy trumpets are all crammed into this homage to the happy sounds of hot Latin rhythms. This cheerful tune has all the charm, warmth & rough qualities of an old recordin...
415035
Viva Football
Bubbly Latin instrumental written for the football World Cup 2014 in Brazil. Get ready for some serious carnival feel, with multiple Latin influences. Driving percussion, catchy horns, groovy bass lin...
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Viva Football
by Edward Keys
Music ID: 415035
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01:57
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Bubbly Latin instrumental written for the football World Cup 2014 in Brazil. Get ready for some serious carnival feel, with multiple Latin influences. Driving percussion, catchy horns, groovy bass lin...
415036
Viva Football (15s)
Bubbly soca dance 15 second stinger written for the football World Cup 2014 in Brazil. Get ready for some serious carnival feel, with multiple Latin influences. Driving percussion, catchy horns, groov...
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Viva Football (15s)
by Edward Keys
Music ID: 415036
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00:15
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Bubbly soca dance 15 second stinger written for the football World Cup 2014 in Brazil. Get ready for some serious carnival feel, with multiple Latin influences. Driving percussion, catchy horns, groov...
415039
Viva Football (Bumper)
Bubbly Latin dance 19 second clip written for the football World Cup 2014 in Brazil. Get ready for some serious carnival feel, with multiple Latin influences. Driving percussion, catchy horns, groovy ...
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Viva Football (Bumper)
by Edward Keys
Music ID: 415039
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00:18
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Bubbly Latin dance 19 second clip written for the football World Cup 2014 in Brazil. Get ready for some serious carnival feel, with multiple Latin influences. Driving percussion, catchy horns, groovy ...
415040
Viva Football (Loop 8bar - A)
Download the wav file for seamless looping. For mass usage (License B), please file a Cue Sheet: Edward Keys, PRS – CAE: 728101762, Tunecode for this music: 143537CP....
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Viva Football (Loop 8bar - A)
by Edward Keys
Music ID: 415040
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00:13
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Download the wav file for seamless looping. For mass usage (License B), please file a Cue Sheet: Edward Keys, PRS – CAE: 728101762, Tunecode for this music: 143537CP....
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