Orquesta Ritmo Oriental | timba.com

from the Roots of Timba Part II, by Kevin Moore,

It was during this hazy 4-year vinyl shortage that Ritmo Oriental, a traditional charanga modeled on Orquesta Aragón and José Fajardo, transformed itself into the musical juggernaut which – at least to my ear – sounds like the missing link between Arsenio Rodríguez and the early timba of NG La Banda and Charanga Habanera.


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