Rafael Lay Bravo

Rafael Lay Bravo

Real Name:
Rafael Felipe Lay Bravo
Profile:
Latin Music Violinist and Band Leader for the one of the most popular Afro-Cuban Groups, Orquesta Aragon. "Rafaelito" as he is known in the band, is the prodigal son of the famous Rafael Lay Apesteguía, The Cuban born violinist, composer, arranger, and the previous band leader of Orquesta Aragon from 1949 ~ 1982. Rafael Lay Apesteguía tragically perished in an automobile accident in August 1982.
In 1984, "Rafaelito" took over the reigns of his late departed father's ensemble and was able to become the famed band leader left vacant by his fathers early demise. Since then Orquesta Aragon has celebrated there 75th Anniversary under the supervision and leadership of Rafael Lay Bravo with the same passion, style, finesse and wisdom that was once the cornerstone of Latin Music.
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Artist

Rafael Lay Bravo Discography

Vocals

Orquesta Aragon Orquesta Aragon - En Route (Album) Lusafrica France 2001 Sell This Version
06025 1783071 Rhythms Del Mundo Featuring 2raumwohnung Rhythms Del Mundo Featuring 2raumwohnung - 36grad(CD, Single) APE Vision, Universal Music Group 06025 1783071 Europe 2008 Sell This Version
1779343 Rhythms Del Mundo Rhythms Del Mundo - Cubano Alemán(CD, Album) Polydor 1779343 Germany 2008 Sell This Version
Roberto Fonseca Family Roberto Fonseca - ABUC (Album) Impulse! Europe 2016 Sell This Version
06007 5379435 Various Family Various - Verve & Blue Note Today 2017(CD, Comp) Verve Records, Blue Note, Universal Music Group 06007 5379435 Europe 2017 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

PRD 097 Orquesta Aragon De Cuba* Orquesta Aragon De Cuba* - Volume 1 (Homenaje Postumo A Rafael Lay 1927-1982)(LP, Album, Gat) Areito PRD 097 France 1985 Sell This Version
Orquesta Aragon Un Real De Hielo (as Rafael Lay Jr.) and 1 more… Orquesta Aragon - En Route (Album) Lusafrica France 2001 Sell This Version
150967, 3072512 Mario Canonge Mario Canonge - Carte Blanche(CD, Album, Jew) Kann' Production, Kann' Production 150967, 3072512 France 2001 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

Orquesta Aragon Mi Son En Clave (as Rafael Lay (hijo)) Orquesta Aragon - Baila Con Aragon (Album) Areito Cuba 1987 Sell This Version
Orquesta Aragon Mala Fama Orquesta Aragon - En Route (Album) Lusafrica France 2001 Sell This Version
Roberto Fonseca Family Roberto Fonseca - ABUC (Album) Impulse! Europe 2016 Sell This Version
06007 5379435 Various Family (as Rafael Lay) Various - Verve & Blue Note Today 2017(CD, Comp) Verve Records, Blue Note, Universal Music Group 06007 5379435 Europe 2017 Sell This Version

Conducting & Leading

Orquesta Aragon Orquesta Aragon - Baila Con Aragon (Album) Areito Cuba 1987 Sell This Version
Orquesta Aragon Orquesta Aragon - En Route (Album) Lusafrica France 2001 Sell This Version