Sunday, January 25, 2009

In memoriam: 'Germán Piferrer' Jan. 2009

'Germán Piferrer' directing the
“Orquesta Cubana de Música Moderna.”
1968 Cuba

Died of Cancer, Miami, January 24, 2009.
71 years old.

R.I.P. / Ibayé bayé tonu

'Germán Piferrer', arranger, composer, singer, director of the “Orquesta Cubana de Música Moderna.” during the 1960's.

He had been living and working in the United States since leaving Cuba from the port of Mariel in 1980, producing, arranging and directing in New York City, Miami Florida and Las Vegas, Nevada.

One of Cubas finest arrangers, along with
'Rafael Somavilla', 'Armando Romeu', 'Tony Taño' and 'Rembert Egües'.
'Germán Piferrer' arranged and produced this LP by 'Armando Miranda'.

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