Musician, Composer. Fortino Conteras González, better known as Tino Contreras, was one of the forerunners of jazz in Mexico and composer of "Aunque pasen mil años," recorded by Toña La Negra. Tino consolidated 77 years of career as a composer, jazz player, drummer, pianist, trumpeter and vocalist, which allowed him to record 58 albums. He toured in countries such as the United States, Turkey and Greece.
Bio by: Ola K Ase