ROBERTO FONSECA

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Roberto Alain Fonseca Cortés, 29 March 1975, Havana, Cuba. Taking to music from an early age, Fonseca first emulated his percussionist father by playing drums before turning to the piano. The household was very musical, his mother being a professional singer and two brothers, drummer Emilio Valdés and pianist Jesus ‘Chuchito’ Valdés Jnr., became professional musicians. Fonseca studied at the Guillermo Tomás School of Music in Havana and in 1991, when in his mid-teens, he performed at the Havana Jazz Plaza International Festival and attracted considerable attention. After graduation, through the mid-90s he performed at other festivals and in concert and at clubs playing solo and in various groups that included Agua Pura and Temperamento, co-leading the latter with saxophonist Javier Zalba.

In addition to playing extensively in Cuba, Fonseca has also performed in Colombia, Canada and Australia, and has visited Europe, receiving acclaim in England, France (playing live in Paris
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ROBERTO FONSECA Tiene Que Ver album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Tiene Que Ver
Post Bop 1999
ROBERTO FONSECA Elengó album cover 3.00 | 1 ratings
Elengó
Afro-Cuban Jazz 2001
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No Limit
Post Bop 2001
ROBERTO FONSECA Zamazu album cover 4.50 | 3 ratings
Zamazu
Post Bop 2007
ROBERTO FONSECA Akokan album cover 5.00 | 2 ratings
Akokan
Post Bop 2009
ROBERTO FONSECA Yo album cover 4.25 | 2 ratings
Yo
World Fusion 2012
ROBERTO FONSECA ABUC album cover 4.00 | 1 ratings
ABUC
Latin Rock/Soul 2016
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Latin Jazz 2019

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ROBERTO FONSECA Live in Marciac album cover 4.75 | 2 ratings
Live in Marciac
Post Bop 2010

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Post Bop 2004

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