Watch the History and Players online guitar lesson by David Santos from Focus On: Latin Bass

History of Latin Bass and bass players to listen to:

  1. Israel "Cachao" Lopez
  2. Andy Gonzalez
  3. Bobby Valentine
  4. Orlando Cachaito Lopez ( Cachao's nephew)
  5. Juan Formell
  6. Bobby Rodriguez
  7. Carlos del Puerto
  8. Al McKibbon
  9. Oscar Stagnaro
  10. Carles Benavent
Bands to listen to:
  1. Ray Barretto
  2. Tito Puente
  3. Fania All Stars
  4. Buena Vista Social Club
  5. Los Van Van
  6. Celia Cruz
  7. Orchestra Cubana De Música Moderna
  8. Conjunto Rumbavana
  9. Paquito D’Rivera
  10. Irakere