Son of renowned band leader Bebo and a founding member of Irakere with Arturo Sandoval and Paquito D'Rivera, Chucho is a quite titanic pianist. He draws on the heritage of Cuba's Afro-Cuban music as well as the likes of Bill Evans, McCoy Tyner and Bud Powell.
Chucho Valdés/The Afro-Cuban Messengers
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47 Frith St
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