Mocombo In Habana Project

Live in Lula Lounge Toronto, Canada

This tribute performance with Tata Guines introduces 11 year old

Papiosco live on Cuban television in the Karl Marx theatre in Miramar, Cuba.

From Habana, Cuba Jorge Luis Torres, aka 'Papiosco' has performed with many of

Cuba's best music projects.  A founding member of Cuba's Klimax, grammy award winning

Cubanismo and current member of 2009 Juno award winning CD  'Spirit of Habana'  by Canada's Jane Bunnett.   Papioso's recording career includes internationally renowned recdording artists including Haila, Manolito Simonet and Juan Manuel Ceruto.

Papiosco joined the Mocombo In Habana Project through good friend Roerto Riveron.  Papiosco is featured playing multiple percussion parts including timbales, congas and assorted percussion.  Check out his composition 'Papiosco' on 'Habana Libre', CD 1 from the two CD Mocombo release.

Currently, Papiosco resides in Toronto, Canada where he can be seen often performing with various music projects at Lula Lounge.  In addition, he is currently touring Canada with Jane Bunnett, Mocombo and local Toronto groups.  Papiosco performs on Mo Perc congas and will be touring doing Cuban music workshops with Roberto Riveron, 


(see Cuban Percussion Workshop).

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