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CD/LP/TRACK REVIEW

Roberto Rodriguez: Timba Talmud

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A killer Latin rhythm section combined with soulful Jewish melodies is just one aspect of what makes Timba Talmud, from percussionist Roberto Rodriguez, such an infectious delicacy. Sexteto Rodriguez, as the band is now called, has been the premier vehicle for Rodriguez to showcase his strong compositions that, like a good Cuban sofrito or a tasty Jewish kugel, beautifully blend and simmer a variety of ingredients into a seamless pleasure. Over the years, Rodriguez has perfected a recipe that has ...