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Bebo Valdes

Primary Instrument: Piano

Born: October 9, 1918 | Died: March 22, 2013    

Valdés played piano from an early age and was very active as a performer, composer, arranger, and musical director at various Havana nightclubs, throughout the 40s and on into the 50s. During these years, he was also playing and arranging for numerous recording dates. Very highly regarded within the Cuban musical world, Valdés worked with many artists, including Mario Bauza and Ernesto Lecuona. With the growth of Afro-Cuban music worldwide, Valdés toured Europe and the USA. In 1960, unhappy with the new political power in Cuba, Valdés left his homeland, taking up residence in Stockholm, Sweden, in 1963....
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    Lágrimas Negras (10º Aniversario)

    Tǔk Music
    2013
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    Dinastia Valdes

    Tǔk Music
    2009
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    Suite Cubana

    Tǔk Music
    2009
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    Live At The Village Vanguard

    Calle 54 Records
    2008
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    Juntos Para Siempre

    Tǔk Music
    2008
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    Live At The Village Vanguard

    Tǔk Music
    2007
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    We Could Make Such Beautiful Music Together

    Calle 54 Records
    2007
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