Puente, Tito
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  • El Rey's Mambo-ology: An Interview with Tito Puente - My definition of Latin jazz is jazz music combined with our Latin rhythms.
  • Tito Puente - El Rey de Timbales. By now, Tito Puente has more than earned first place among modern Latin jazz musicians, working continuously from 1937 on and recording over 100 albums.
  • Tito Puente - By virtue of his warm, flamboyant stage manner, longevity, constant touring, and appearances in the mass media, Tito Puente is probably the most beloved symbol of Latin jazz.
  • Tito Puente
  • Tito Puente - b. Ernesto Antonio Puente Jnr., 20 April 1923, Harlem Hospital, New York City, New York, USA. Born of Puerto Rican parentage...
  • Tito Puente Biography - Percussionist - vibist - pianist - arranger - bandleader Tito Puente brought the cha cha and mambo to great artistic and commercial heights during the 1950s as a resident of New York's Palladium, along with the Tito Rodriguez and Machito groups.
  • Tito Puente King of Latin Music - Tito Puente, the great Harlem-born Puerto Rican musician known as the "sultan of salsa" and "king of timbales.
  • Tito Puente Much More than a Legend - When is someone more than a legend? When his unique skills and dedication to a craft impart not only success, but some inexplicable spirit - a driving force which, because of his efforts, never tires - but grows each day.