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date: 10 August 2020

Puente, Tito [Ernesto Antonio]locked

  • Lise Waxer

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(b New York City, April 20, 1923; d New York City, May 31, 2000). American percussionist, bandleader, composer and arranger. He began performing with Los Happy Boys and other local bands as a child prodigy, and as a teenager played with Noro Morales and Machito. Following wartime service in the US Navy (...

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