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Name  Gonzalo Rubalcaba
Parents  Guillermo Rubalcaba
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Role  Jazz Pianist ยท
Awards  Grammy Award for Best Latin Jazz Album, Latin Grammy Award for Best Latin Jazz Album
Albums  Tokyo Adagio, XXI Century, Inner Voyage, Land of the Sun, Suite Caminos

Gonzalo Rubalcaba Trio / Autumn Leaves (1991)

Gonzalo Rubalcaba (born May 27, 1963) is a Grammy Award-winning Afro-Cuban jazz pianist and composer.  


Early life

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Rubalcaba was born Gonzalo Julio Gonzalez Fonseca in Havana, Cuba into a musical family. He adopted his great grandmother name for professional use, just as did his father Guillermo Rubalcaba (born Guillermo Gonzalez Camejo) and his grandfather Jacobo Rubalcaba (born Jacobo Gonzalez Rubalcaba).

Later life and career

With Orquesta Aragon, Rubalcaba toured France and Africa in 1983. He formed his own Grupo Projecto in 1985.

As bandleader

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  • Concierto Negro (1987)
  • Mi Gran Pasion (1987)
  • Live in Havana (1989)
  • Giraldilla (1990)
  • Discovery: Live at Montreux (1990)
  • The Blessing (1991)
  • Images: Live at Mt. Fuji (1991)
  • Suite 4 y 20 (1992)
  • Rapsodia (1992)
  • Imagine (1993)
  • Diz (1993)
  • Concatenacion (1995)
  • Flying Colors (1997) with Joe Lovano
  • Antiguo (1998)
  • Inner Voyage (1999) with Michael Brecker
  • Supernova (2001)
  • Inicio (2001)
  • Nocturne (2001) with Charlie Haden
  • Paseo (2004)
  • Land of the Sun (2004) with Charlie Haden
  • Solo (2006)
  • Avatar (2008)
  • Fe (2010)
  • XXI Century (2011)
  • Volcan (2013)
  • Live Faith (2014)
  • Suite Caminos (2015)
  • As sideman

    With Ignacio Berroa

  • Codes
  • With Ron Carter

  • Mr. Bow-tie
  • With Francisco Cespedes

  • Con el Permiso de Bola
  • With Chick Corea

  • Rendezvous in New York (Stretch, 2003)
  • With Al Di Meola

  • Flesh on Flesh
  • Pursuit of Radical Rapsody
  • With Richard Galliano

  • Love Day
  • With Charlie Haden

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  • The Montreal Tapes: with Gonzalo Rubalcaba and Paul Motian (Verve, 1989 [1997])
  • Nocturne (Verve, 2001)
  • Land of the Sun (Verve, 2004)
  • With Katia Labeque

  • Shape of My Heart
  • With Tony Martinez

  • Habana Vive
  • Mafarefun
  • With Pat Martino

  • Think Tank

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    Besame Mucho
    Siempre Maria
    El Cadete Constitucional
    Here's That Rainy Day
    Yolanda Anas
    Mi gran pasion
    Here - There And Everywhere
    4 Y 20
    Love Letters
    Preludio Proyecto Latino
    Nadie Me Ama
    Nuestro Balance
    Los Buyes
    Prologo Comienzo
    Hip Side
    Solamente una vez
    Tres Palabras
    Bouncing With Bud
    Paseo Con Fula
    Esperame en el Cielo
    Con Alma
    Piano Y Violin
    Supernova 1
    Paseo Azul
    La Nueva Cubana


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