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.
In Groups:
Variations:
[a1411791]

Artist

Rafael Lay Bravo Discography Tracks

Vocals

DLU009 Rafael Lay Bravo - La Charanga Eterna album art Orquesta Aragon Orquesta Aragon - La Charanga Eterna(CD, Album) Play Music (4) DLU009 Mexico 2000 Sell This Version
Rafael Lay Bravo - En Route album art Orquesta Aragon Orquesta Aragon - En Route (Album) Lusafrica France 2001 Sell This Version
06025 1783071 Rafael Lay Bravo - 36grad album art 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 Rafael Lay Bravo - Cubano Alemán album art Rhythms Del Mundo Rhythms Del Mundo - Cubano Alemán(CD, Album) Polydor 1779343 Germany 2008 Sell This Version
Rafael Lay Bravo - ABUC album art Roberto Fonseca Family Roberto Fonseca - ABUC (Album) Impulse! Europe 2016 Sell This Version
none Rafael Lay Bravo - ABUC album art Roberto Fonseca Family Roberto Fonseca - ABUC(CD, Album, Promo) Impulse!, Universal Music France none France 2016 Sell This Version
06007 5379435 Rafael Lay Bravo - Verve & Blue Note Today 2017 album art 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 Rafael Lay Bravo - Volume 1 (Homenaje Postumo A Rafael Lay 1927-1982) album art 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
DLU009 Rafael Lay Bravo - La Charanga Eterna album art Orquesta Aragon Orquesta Aragon - La Charanga Eterna(CD, Album) Play Music (4) DLU009 Mexico 2000 Sell This Version
Rafael Lay Bravo - En Route album art 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 Rafael Lay Bravo - Carte Blanche album art Mario Canonge Mario Canonge - Carte Blanche(CD, Album, Jew) Kann' Production, Kann' Production 150967, 3072512 France 2001 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

Rafael Lay Bravo - Baila Con Aragon album art Orquesta Aragon Mi Son En Clave (as Rafael Lay (hijo)) Orquesta Aragon - Baila Con Aragon (Album) Areito Cuba 1987 Sell This Version
DLU009 Rafael Lay Bravo - La Charanga Eterna album art Orquesta Aragon Me Boté De Guano and 2 more… Orquesta Aragon - La Charanga Eterna(CD, Album) Play Music (4) DLU009 Mexico 2000 Sell This Version
Rafael Lay Bravo - En Route album art Orquesta Aragon Mala Fama Orquesta Aragon - En Route (Album) Lusafrica France 2001 Sell This Version
Rafael Lay Bravo - ABUC album art Roberto Fonseca Family Roberto Fonseca - ABUC (Album) Impulse! Europe 2016 Sell This Version
none Rafael Lay Bravo - ABUC album art Roberto Fonseca Family Roberto Fonseca - ABUC(CD, Album, Promo) Impulse!, Universal Music France none France 2016 Sell This Version
06007 5379435 Rafael Lay Bravo - Verve & Blue Note Today 2017 album art 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
PRD-080, PRD- 080 Rafael Lay Bravo - Cuba Que Linda Es Cuba album art Various Frontieras De Clases (as Rafael Lay) Various - Cuba Que Linda Es Cuba(LP, Comp, Mono) Areito, Areito PRD-080, PRD- 080 Cuba Unknown Sell This Version

Conducting & Leading

Rafael Lay Bravo - Baila Con Aragon album art Orquesta Aragon Orquesta Aragon - Baila Con Aragon (Album) Areito Cuba 1987 Sell This Version
DLU009 Rafael Lay Bravo - La Charanga Eterna album art Orquesta Aragon Orquesta Aragon - La Charanga Eterna(CD, Album) Play Music (4) DLU009 Mexico 2000 Sell This Version
Rafael Lay Bravo - En Route album art Orquesta Aragon Orquesta Aragon - En Route (Album) Lusafrica France 2001 Sell This Version
CD 0795 Rafael Lay Bravo - Boleros de Oro album art Various Mi Ayer Various - Boleros de Oro(4xCD, Comp, Dou) Egrem CD 0795 Cuba 2008 Sell This Version

Production

LD-4609, LD-4610 Rafael Lay Bravo - 50 Años De Oro album art Orquesta Aragon Orquesta Aragon - 50 Años De Oro(2xLP) Areito, Areito LD-4609, LD-4610 Cuba 1989 Sell This Version
DLU009 Rafael Lay Bravo - La Charanga Eterna album art Orquesta Aragon Orquesta Aragon - La Charanga Eterna(CD, Album) Play Music (4) DLU009 Mexico 2000 Sell This Version

Technical

LD-4609, LD-4610 Rafael Lay Bravo - 50 Años De Oro album art Orquesta Aragon Orquesta Aragon - 50 Años De Oro(2xLP) Areito, Areito LD-4609, LD-4610 Cuba 1989 Sell This Version