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Candido

Candido

Candido

Candido has been played over 40 times on NTS, first on 11 November 2012. Candido's music has been featured on 42 episodes.

Candido Camero (1921 - ) is Cuban percussionist (mainly conga and bongo) who backed many a jazz act since the 1950s.

Early on he had recorded in his native Cuba with Machito. He moved to New York in 1952 and started recording with Dizzy Gillespie. During 1953-54 he was in the Billy Taylor quartet and in 1954 he performed and recorded with Stan Kenton. He recorded a number of albums under his own name as well, and even enjoyed some hits during the disco…

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Thousand Finger Man
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Solid State Records1970
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Dancin' & Prancin'
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Salsoul Records1979
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Salsoul Records1979
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CandidoSalsoul Records1979
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Jingo (Breakdown)
Candido (Shep Pettibone mix)
Rams Horn Records1985
Jingo (Breakdown)
Candido (Shep Pettibone mix)Rams Horn Records1985
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Derby1980
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Thousand Finger Man
Candido
Salsoul Records1979
Thousand Finger Man
CandidoSalsoul Records1979
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Thousand Finger Man (12" Extended Version)
Candido
Big Break Records2012
Thousand Finger Man (12" Extended Version)
CandidoBig Break Records2012
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Jingo (Special R.E.M.I.X.E.D. Version)
Candido (Shep Pettibone mix)
Rams Horn Records1985
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Candido (Shep Pettibone mix)Rams Horn Records1985
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Thousand Finger Man (Unreleased Version)
Candido
Sunshine Sound2013
Thousand Finger Man (Unreleased Version)
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Mambo Inn
The Billy Taylor Trio, Candido
Original Jazz Classics, Prestige1982
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