Music from the US – Eddie Palmieri

Eddie Palmieri (* December 15, 1936 in New York City) is an American pianist and orchestra leader.  He is considered one of the pioneers of Latin American, Cuban and Afro-Cuban jazz, and also plays the  salsa.

Here is his song “Cafe”

Music from Portugal – Pedro Osório

Pedro Osório (Porto, July 17, 1939 – Lisbon, January 5, 2012) was a Portuguese teacher, arranger, orchestra leader, musical director and composer.

His lovely music “O Beijo do Sol”, based on a traditional chant of Kenya – Chants from Babylon