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El Bodeguero
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Tres Lindas Cubanas (Remasterizado)
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Romance Carnavalesco (Remasterizado)
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Como Yo la Vi (Remasterizado)
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Por Eso Quiero (Remasterizado)

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Richard Egues

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Flute player Richard Egües' three decades of work with Orquesta Aragón established him as one of the best (perhaps the best) practitioners of his instrument in the history of Cuban music. Aragón was a charanga -- an orchestra consisting mostly of strings and a rhythm section, with flute and violin as the lead voices; charangas originally played refined ballroom dances but later took a crucial role in creating the livelier cha cha. Egües arrived on the scene not long after improv... Read more

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