Vibist, Multi Instrumentalist, arranger, composer Charlie Barreda
and new CD"Charlie Barreda SF Latin Jazz".
Latin Jazz original songs and original arrangements, influenced
by San Francisco, the West Coast and early days in Lima - Peru.
Latin Jazz and Latin Rock in the San Francisco Bay Area,
have played a very important part for many years. The music
played by Charlie Barreda definitely reflects that, a mix of
Brazilian and Afro Cuban styles.
Charlie Barreda
Main influences are:
Cal Tjader, Milt Jackson, Carlos Santana, Tito Puente, Airto Moreira,
Paquito D'Rivera, Pete Escobedo, Bobby Hutcherson, McCoy Tyner, Eddie
Palmieri, Jimmy Smith, Ray Charles, Cal Tjader rhythm sections with
Mark Levine, Poncho Sanchez, Mongo Santamaria, John Rae, Vince
Lateano, Pete Rizzo, Rob Fisher, Armando Peraza, Francisco Aguabella ......