Trinidad Sounds: 1950's to 1960's | Bigband, Jazz, Latin & Calypso

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If you are looking for a musical journey that transports you to Trinidad's vibrant and diverse soundscape in the mid-20th century, look no further than TPS 005 - TRINIDAD SOUNDS: 1950s -1960s Bigband, Jazz, Latin and Calypso. We are pleased to feature this music compilation here on Sokah2Soca for your listening pleasure. 

This is a compilation of rare and vintage recordings by various artists who blended the influences of big band, jazz, Latin and calypso music to create a distinct and lively sound that reflects the culture and history of the Caribbean islands. The album was curated by Warwick and released by Turning Point Sessions. This is a collective of DJs, musicians and artists who aim to showcase Trinidad's rich musical heritage1.

The album features 18 tracks that span different genres and styles. These tracks range from the swinging brass of Cyril Diaz Orchestra's "Tabu" to the smooth jazz of Fitz Vaughn Bryan's "Evening News" to the upbeat calypso of Lord Kitchener's "Trouble in Arima". The songs are full of catchy melodies, rhythmic grooves, witty lyrics and infectious energy that will make you want to dance and sing along. The album also showcases the talents of some of the most influential musicians in Trinidad's history. These musicians include Edmundo Ros, Andre Tanker, Joey Lewis and Clive Zanda.

TPS 005 - TRINIDAD SOUNDS: 1950s -1960s Bigband, Jazz, Latin and Calypso is a treasure trove of musical gems that will appeal to fans of world music, vintage sounds and Caribbean culture. It is a testament to Trinidad's musical scene's creativity and diversity and a tribute to its pioneers' legacy. Whether you know Trinidadian music or not, this album will surely enrich your musical knowledge and enjoyment.

Source: Conversation with Bing, 3/30/2023(1) TPS 005 -TRINIDAD SOUNDS: 1950s -1960s Bigband, Jazz, Latin and Calypso. 
(2) List of big bands - Wikipedia. 
(3) TPS 005 -TRINIDAD SOUNDS: 1950s -1960s Bigband, Jazz, Latin and Calypso.

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Music/Production Notes:
Song Title: TPS 005 -TRINIDAD SOUNDS: 1950s -1960s Bigband, Jazz, Latin and Calypso
Curated by: Warwick
Released by: Turning Point Sessions 

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