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Cortijo Y Su Combo

Cortijo Y Su Combo has been played on NTS shows including Questing w/ Zakia, with Volare first played on 1 December 2018.

Rafael Cortijo (Santurce , Puerto Rico, December 11, 1928 - October 3, 1982) was a Puerto Rican salsa, bomba and plena percussionist and bandleader.

Cortijo Y Su Combo had a style in which the orchestra played music spontaneously and avoided major orchestras routines. The Cortijo orchestra played standing up and dancing on stage. Their arrangements were simple and served as the basis for improvisations of the musicians. They could compete with major orchestras of the time such as Machito , Tito Rodriguez and Tito…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Pica Pica
Cortijo Y Su Nuevo Combo
Coco Records1975
Pica Pica
Cortijo Y Su Nuevo ComboCoco Records1975
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Oriza
Cortijo Y Su Combo Original, Ismael Rivera
Coco Records1974
Oriza
Cortijo Y Su Combo Original, Ismael RiveraCoco Records1974
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Volare
Cortijo Y Su Combo
Gema Records1960
Volare
Cortijo Y Su ComboGema Records1960
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El Que No Sufre No Vive
Ismael Rivera, Rafael Cortijo Y Su Combo
Tico Records1966
El Que No Sufre No Vive
Ismael Rivera, Rafael Cortijo Y Su ComboTico Records1966
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Madame Calalu
Cortijo Y Su Combo
Gema Records1960
Madame Calalu
Cortijo Y Su ComboGema Records1960
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Volare
Cortijo Y Su Combo
Seeco0
Volare
Cortijo Y Su ComboSeeco0
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