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 Tino Contreras

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Tino Contreras

Birth
Chihuahua, Mexico
Death 9 Sep 2021 (aged 97)
Distrito Federal, Mexico
Burial Burial Details Unknown
Memorial ID 231886934 View Source
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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.

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  • Originally Created by: Ola K Ase
  • Added: 9 Sep 2021
  • Find a Grave Memorial 231886934
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/231886934/tino-contreras : accessed ), memorial page for Tino Contreras (4 Apr 1924–9 Sep 2021), Find a Grave Memorial ID 231886934, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Burial Details Unknown.