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Recommended Latin Standards to Learn

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    August 13, 2011 3:44 PM EDT

    Here is a list of some latin standards that I recommend learning.
     

    1) The Girl from Ipanema (Antonio Carlos Jobim)
    2) Oye como va (Tito Puente)
    3) Song for my father (Horace Silver)
    4) Corcovado (Stan Getz)

    5) Manteca (Dizzy Gillespie)
    6) Blue Bossa (Stan Getz)
    7) Spain (Chick Corea)
    8) Besame Mucho (Consuelo Vazquez)
    9) Obsesion (Pedro Flores)
    10) Guantanamera (Joseito Fernandez) 
    11) Inolvidable (Armando Manzanero)
    12) Reloj (Roberto Cantoral)
    13) El dia que me quieras (Carlos Gardel)
    14) Son de la loma (Miguel Matamorros)
    15) Perfidia (Alberto Dominguez)
    16) Preciosa (Rafael Hernandez)
    17) Compadre Pedro Juan (Luis Alberti)
    18) Moliendo Cafe (Hugo Blanco)
    19) Maria Cervantes (Noro Morales)
    20) Caballo Viejo (Simon Diaz)

    So many great latin songs that it is impossible to remember them all! Please share some more titles with us!

     


    This post was edited by Melvin Llord at August 13, 2011 3:45 PM EDT