Jill Newman Productions Presents: Candido’s 94th Birthday Celebration Ft. Bobby Sanabria Quarteto Ache
@ Subrosa – Shows @ 7PM & 9PM (Doors @ 6PM & 8:30PM)
Cándido de Guerra Camero, also known simply as Candido (born April 22, 1921) is a Cuban-born percussionist (mainly conga and bongo) is the most recorded conga drummer in the history of jazz. He also plays the tres (Cuban mandolin), drumset and acoustic bass. He has worked in a all aspects of popular music from pop, rock, r & b, disco as well as Afro-Cuban dance music and Latin jazz. He is the first player to develop the techniques to play multiple conga drums, coordinated independence and the use of multiple percussion – one player playing a variety of percussion instruments simultaneously.
Multi-Grammy nominated drummer, percussionist, composer, arranger, bandleader, educator, filmmaker, activist« Back to Events