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     Arturo Sandoval
 
 

Born: Nov 6, 1949 in Artemisa, Cuba.
Genres: Jazz.
Styles: Cuban Jazz, Afro-Cuban Jazz, Cuba, Latin Jazz.
Instruments: Timbales, Flugelhorn, Trumpet

A blazing, technically flawless trumpeter from Cuba, Arturo Sandoval has been dazzling audiences all over the world with his supercharged tone and bop-flavored flurries way up in the trumpet's highest register. In slower numbers, he sports a golden, mellow tone on the flugelhorn, marked with a sure, subtle sense of swing. Apparently he is capable of playing anything, proving it more than once by tackling classical repertoire as well as jazz in the same concert, and he has enough curiosity to search far beyond his Cubop base for repertory. Yet he often lets his desire to please the crowd with high-note displays get in the way of musical values, and he has yet to make a great record that can stand with those trumpet giants that have preceded him.

The son of an auto mechanic, Sandoval took up the classical trumpet at 12 and was enrolled in the Cuban National School of the Arts at 15, studying with a Russian classical trumpeter. Early in the 1970s, he became one of the founding members of the Orquesta Cubana de Musica Moderna, which by 1973 had evolved into the Afro-Cuban, rock-influenced band Irakere. Sandoval met his idol Dizzy Gillespie in 1977, who promptly became a mentor and colleague, playing with Sandoval in concerts in Europe and Cuba and later featuring him in the United Nation Orchestra. After recording an album with David Amram, Havana/New York, and a couple of high-profile Irakere albums on Columbia, Sandoval left the group in 1981 to tour with his own band and record in Cuba. Occasionally, the Castro government would allow Sandoval to appear in various international jazz festivals and with orchestras like the BBC Symphony and Leningrad Philharmonic. Though he chafed under a regime that restricted his touring, Sandoval bided his time until he could get his wife and son out of Cuba, and only then, in July 1990 during a long European tour, did he defect at the American Embassy in Rome, settling in Florida. Signing with GRP, Sandoval's first American album, appropriately titled Flight to Freedom, demonstrated his versatility in several idioms, and he toured with his own high-energy Afro-Cuban group in the 1990s. Hothouse followed in 1998, and a year later he returned with Americana.

- Richard S. Ginell (All Music Guide)


Ресурсы сети, связанные с исполнителем:
www.arturosandovaljazzclub.com/ Arturo Sandoval Jazz Club
musicians.allaboutjazz.com/musician.php?id=4051 Biography & articles on 'All About Jazz'
www.delafont.com/music_acts/Arturo-Sandoval.htm Biography on 'De La Font'
www.arturosandoval.com Official website
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arturo_Sandoval About from 'wikipedia'
en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arturo_Sandoval About from 'wapedia.mobi' [mobile]
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CD коллекции, связанные с исполнителем:
  как основной исполнитель ...
 Arturo Sandoval - 'A Time For Love' - 2010, Concord Jazz
 Arturo Sandoval - 'Danzon (Dance On)' - 1993, GRP
 Arturo Sandoval - 'Flight To Freedom' - 1991, GRP
 Arturo Sandoval - 'I Remember Clifford' - 1992, GRP
 Arturo Sandoval - 'L.A. Meetings' - 2001, Cubop Records
 Arturo Sandoval - 'Live At The Blue Note' - 2005, Half Note
 Arturo Sandoval - 'My Passion For The Piano' - 2002, Sony
 Arturo Sandoval - 'Straight Ahead' - 1988, Ronnie Scott's Jazz House
 Arturo Sandoval - 'Swingin'' - 1996, GRP
 Arturo Sandoval - 'Trumpet Evolution' - 2000, Crescent Moon
 Arturo Sandoval - 'Tumbaito' - 1986, Messidor
  как основной соисполнитель ...
 Dizzy Gillespie - 'To A Finland Station' - 1983, Fantasy, Pablo
  как соисполнитель ...
 Paquito D'Rivera - 'Este Camino Largo' - 2002, Yemaya (Spain)
 Paquito D'Rivera - 'The Lost Sessions' - 2003, Yemaya (Spain)
 Dizzy Gillespie - 'Live At The Royal Festival Hall 1989' - 1993, Enja
 Gordon Goodwin - 'Swingin' For The Fences' - 2001, Immergent
 Dave Grusin - 'West Side Story' - 1997, N2K
 Kenny G. - 'At Last.. The Duets Album' - 2004, Arista
 B.B. King - 'Here & There: The Uncollected B.B. King' - 2001,
 Junior Mance - 'Mance' - 2000, Chiaroscuro Records
 T.S. Monk - 'Monk On Monk' - 1997, N2K
 Chico O'Farrill - 'Heart Of A Legend' - 1999, Milestone
 Jaco Pastorius - 'The Word Is Out' - 2006, Heads Up
 Randy Waldman - 'Wigged Out' - 1998, Whirlybird Records
 Ernie Watts - 'Reaching Up' - 1994, Flying Dolphin, JVC
 


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