Sunday, June 16, 2013
CD Reissue of the Month - "Eddie Palmieri and his conjunto La Perfecta"
Eddie Palmieri: "La Perfecta" (Alegre/Fania)
Original Album Produced by Al Santiago for Alegre Records, a division of Branston Music, Inc.
CD Artwork: Louise Hilton
CD Design: New Line Design
Original Liner Notes: Charlie Palmieri
Additional Liner Notes: Ernesto Lechner
Featuring: Eddie Palmieri (acoustic piano, arranger), Ismael Quintana (lead vocals), George Castro (flute), Barry Rogers & João Donato (trombones), Willie Matos, Joe DeMare, Harold Wegbreit & Dave Tucker (trumpets), Joe Rivera (acoustic bass), Mike Collazo, Chickie Perez, Charlie Palmieri, Manny Oquendo & George Maysonet (percussion), Chivirico Davila, Willie Torres & Victor Velazquez (chorus)