Faustino Oramas

Faustino Oramas

Birth
Holguín, Holguín, Cuba
Death 27 Mar 2007 (aged 96)
Holguín, Cuba
Burial Holguín, Municipio de Holguín, Holguín, Cuba
Memorial ID 18654049 · View Source
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Composer, Singer. Born in Holguin, Cuba, he was known as "El Guayabero". He began his career at the age of 15 and was still active 80 years later. Oramas made his first recordings with the group Tropical Band and frequently toured Europe and South America. In 1997 he composed the song "Candela" for the succesful film "Buena Vista Social Club". His many songs include "En Guayabero", "Cuidado con el Perro", "Mañana me Voy", and "Como Baila Marieta".

Bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
  • Added: 27 Mar 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 18654049
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Faustino Oramas (4 Jan 1911–27 Mar 2007), Find a Grave Memorial no. 18654049, citing Cementerio de Holguín, Holguín, Municipio de Holguín, Holguín, Cuba ; Maintained by Find A Grave .