Instant Party

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All Music Guide - Campbell
Instant Party includes 11 previously released tracks by bandleader and conga player Poncho Sanchez, focusing on his Concord label recordings. Unlike similar Concord artists who have recorded for numerous labels during their career, including Mongo Santamaria and Tito Puente, Sanchez has been with the company for the majority of his career, making the track picks truly depict the best of his overall output as opposed to just his output on a particular label. Taken from 11 separate albums, highlights include "Listen Here/Cold Duck Time," "Chile con Soul," "One Mint Julep" with Ray Charles, "Bésame Mama" with Mongo Santamaria, and "Watermelon Man." These tracks deliver exactly ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Campbell
Instant Party includes 11 previously released tracks by bandleader and conga player Poncho Sanchez, focusing on his Concord label recordings. Unlike similar Concord artists who have recorded for numerous labels during their career, including Mongo Santamaria and Tito Puente, Sanchez has been with the company for the majority of his career, making the track picks truly depict the best of his overall output as opposed to just his output on a particular label. Taken from 11 separate albums, highlights include "Listen Here/Cold Duck Time," "Chile con Soul," "One Mint Julep" with Ray Charles, "Bésame Mama" with Mongo Santamaria, and "Watermelon Man." These tracks deliver exactly what the title promises while presenting the Latin jazz novice with a quality sampling of Poncho Sanchez.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/27/2004
  • Label: Concord Records
  • UPC: 013431225027
  • Catalog Number: 2250
  • Sales rank: 137,811

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Hey Bud (4:23)
  2. 2 Joseito (5:26)
  3. 3 Listen Here/Cold Duck Time (5:49)
  4. 4 Cuidate Compay (8:26)
  5. 5 Chile Con Soul (5:07)
  6. 6 Coco May May (5:10)
  7. 7 Ixtapa (4:00)
  8. 8 Lip Smacker (6:13)
  9. 9 Sin Timbal (4:10)
  10. 10 One Mint Julep (5:10)
  11. 11 Bésame Mamá - Mongo Santamaría (6:34)
  12. 12 Watermelon Man (6:11)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Poncho Sanchez Primary Artist, Percussion, Conga, Vocals, cowbell, Soloist
Ray Charles Vocals
Billy Preston Hammond Organ, Hammond B3
Justo Almario Alto Saxophone
Mark Levine Valve Trombone
Pee Wee Ellis Tenor Saxophone
Kenny Goldberg Flute, Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Ramon Banda Timbales
Tony Banda Bass, Vocals, Background Vocals
Big D Voices
Gene Burkert Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Sal Cracchiolo Trumpet, Flugelhorn
Joey DeFrancesco Hammond Organ, Guest Appearance, Hammond B3
Larry Hathaway Voices
Andy Martin Trombone
Scott Martin Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Stan "Be Bop" Martin Trumpet
Dick Mitchell Tenor Saxophone
Charlie Otwell Piano
David Romero Percussion, Bongos, Guiro
Mongo Santamaría Conga, Guest Appearance
David Torres Piano
Arturo Velasco Trombone, Vocals
Fred Wesley Trombone
David Torres Jr. Piano, Musical Direction
Francisco Torres Trombone
Ray Charles Vocals
Alex Henderson Trombone
Steve Huffsteter Trumpet
Vickie Buller Voices
Salvador Vazquez Guiro
José Papo Rodríguez Percussion, Bongos, Vocals, Guiro
Serafin Aguilar Trumpet
Larry Sanchez Voices
George Ortiz Timbales
Technical Credits
Herbie Hancock Composer
Eddie Harris Composer
Kenny Goldberg Composer
Scott Martin Composer
Charlie Otwell Composer
Eddie Palmieri Composer
Poncho Sanchez Arranger, Composer
Mongo Santamaría Composer
Rudy Toombs Composer
David Torres Composer
Abbey Anna Art Direction
Estanislao Servia Composer
Traditional Composer
Seth Presant Mastering
Kurt Sievert Art Direction
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