Messidor's Finest

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/19/1997
  • Label: Messidor
  • UPC: 733751584221
  • Catalog Number: 15842
  • Sales rank: 194,915


Disc 1
  1. 1 Jack the Knife (3:47)
  2. 2 Zambia (4:10)
  3. 3 Son Cubano (5:31)
  4. 4 Cachondo (5:18)
  5. 5 Biri Bi Kum Bi (3:45)
  6. 6 El Manisero (5:08)
  7. 7 Azulito (4:17)
  8. 8 Mambo Rincon (4:56)
  9. 9 Al Fin (2:55)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Mario Bauzá Primary Artist, Background Vocals
Jerome Richardson Tenor Saxophone
Michael Philip Mossman Trumpet
Milton Cardona Bata
Eddie Alex Alto Saxophone
Pablo Calogero Baritone Saxophone
Rudy Calzado Vocals, Background Vocals
Gerry Chamberlain Trombone, Bass Trombone
Daniel Colette Trumpet
Stanton Davis Jr. Trumpet
Adela Dalto Background Vocals
Bruce Eidem Trombone
Graciela Peréz Grillo Vocals
Conrad Herwig Trombone
Larry Lunetta Trumpet
Yolanda Maldonado Background Vocals
Victor Paz Trumpet
Marcus Persiani Piano
Douglas Purviance Trombone, Bass Trombone
Dioris Rivera Tenor Saxophone, Background Vocals
Bobby Sanabria Drums, Timbales, Cascara
Carlos "Patato" Valdes Conga, Guiro
Enrique Fernandez Flute, Tenor Saxophone, Background Vocals
Jose Mangual Jr. Bongos
Joe Santiago Bass, Acoustic Bass
Ray Santos Conductor, Background Vocals
Juan "Papo" Pepín Conga
Tracy Turner French Horn
Gregory Williams French Horn
Noah Bless Trombone
Manuel Duran Trumpet
Mike Mossman Trumpet
Guillermo Edgehill Bass
Joe Gonzales Bongos, Conga, cowbell
Ross Konikorr Trumpet
Rolando Briceance Trombone, Bass Trombone
Technical Credits
Mario Bauzá Director, Musical Director
Chico O'Farrill Arranger
Marcus Persiani Arranger
Ray Santos Arranger
Bullumba Ladestoy Composer
Antar Dali Composer
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