blues,bop &beyond

with will constantine jr

Thursday, February 23, 2006
11:00 to 13:00
other shows

Ray BarrettoEffendiTabooConcord Picante1994 release from the late great conga master who passed away last week at 76. Today's entire show will salute the legacy of the one known as "Hard Hands". Gracias Maestro Barretto!
Ray Barretto SextetLester left TownHomage to Art (Blakey and the Jazz Messengers)Sunnyside2002
Ray BarrettoI Mean YouPortraits in Jazz and ClaveRCA Victor/BMG1999
Ray BarrettoAcidThe Best...Fania
Ray BarrettoNight Flowers / Slo FloBarretto Live - TomorrowAtlantic1976
Cal TjaderLos BandidosTalkin' Verve: Roots of Acid JazzVerve1996 compilation of Cal's Verve years. Cal on vibes, Ray Barretto on congas, Al Zulaica (piano),Stan Gilbert (bass) and Carl Burnett on drums.Recorded in 1967 for the "Along comes Cal" LP.
Freddie HubbardLittle SunflowerBacklashAtlantic1967 date with Ray Baretto and James Spaulding among others.
Lou DonaldsonPlay RayBlues WalkBlue Note1958 date featuring Ray Baretto
Gene AmmonsClose your EyesBoss TenorPrestige1960 date.
Ray BarrettoTumbao AfricanoEye of the BeholderAtlantic1976
Ray BarrettoEl WatusiThe Best of Ray BarettoTicoCompilation of 1960's material.
Ray BarrettoDescarga CriellaMambo Mania!Rhino1995 C
Fania All StarsDescarga FaniaGreatest HitsFania1977 date of all live material. Ray is on congas as well as being the composer.
Red Garland'S WonderfulThe Jazz Giants play George GershwinPrestige1997 compilation. Originally from Red's 1958 release "Manteca". With Paul Chambers, Art Taylor and Ray Barretto.
Herbie MannWhy don't you do RightThe Family of MannAtlanticEarly 1960's date with Ray Barretto, Charlie Palmieri, Nabil Totah, Rudy Collins, Willie Rodriguez and Ray Mantilla.
Eddie "Lockjaw" DavisLast Train from OverbrookPrestige ProfilesPrestige2005 compilation*
Ray Barretto & New World SpiritBomba-RiquenTabooConcord Picante1994.