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Ripiando el Perico: antología del merengue típico

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Ripiando el Perico: antología del merengue típico

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Ripiando el Perico: antología del merengue típico

Ripiando el Perico: antología del merengue típico. Produced by Grupo León Jiménes. Santo Domingo, 2005. Spanish. 37:01/38:01 minutes.

This 25-track CD is an ambitious anthology of Dominican merengue típico music that features traditional compositions by some of the early pioneers of the genre re-interpreted by a group of contemporary musicians and singers. Featuring musical compositions by Ñico Lora, Manuel Lora, Ramón Mezquita (Matón), Juanita Morel, Bilo Henríquez, and Toño Abreu.