Ignacio Berroa
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Woody 'N' You
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Joao Su Merced
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Pinochio
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Partido Alto
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Inútil Paissagem (Useless Landscapes)

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Ignacio Berroa

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Best known for his work with Dizzy Gillespie, Afro-Cuban and jazz drummer Ignacio Berroa was born in Havana, Cuba, in 1953. Though he originally studied classical violin, after he heard Nat King Cole and Glenn Miller he knew that he wanted to take a different route. He began drum lessons at 11, and by 1970 was performing professionally in Cuba. In 1980 Berroa moved to New York. By the next year, Dizzy Gillespie had invited him to join his quartet, and he spent the next ten years... Read more

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