La Musique Afro Cubaine: Jack Costanzo

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Jack Costanzo (also known as “Mr. Bongo” of Chicago, Illinois ) is an American percussionist. Following an extended voyage to Havana Costanzo learned to play Afro-Cuban rhythms on both the congas and bongos. Jack Costanzo is credited with introducing the bongos to American Popular Music during his collaborative efforts with Stan Kenton‘s Band in the late 1940’s.

Jack Costanzo

Jack Costanzo

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