Orlando "Maraca" Valle

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Orlando "Maraca" Valle was born in Havana, Cuba, in September 1966. He grew up in a family of musicians and started to study the flute at the age of ten. In 1988, Maraca was asked to join his first professional…
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Year Album Artist
2009 El Patrón Tito "El Bambino" El Patrón Composer
2008 La Melodia de la Calle Tony Dize Composer
2008 Lo Que Quiero Es Fiesta!!!! Maraca Producer, Engineer, Arranger, Music Direction, Editing, Liner Notes, Primary Artist, Flute, Flute (Alto), Keyboards, Vocals (Background), Clavier, Executive Producer, Digital Editing, Choeurs, Composer
2008 Rough Guide to Cuban Street Party Composer
2008 The Royalty/La Realeza RKM & Ken-Y Composer
2007 Con Alma Mark Weinstein Composer
2007 The Code John Calloway Flute
2007 We Own the Night Composer
2006 Formula Uno Orlando "Maraca" Valle Primary Artist
2006 Olvidame... Si Puedes Yumurí Arranger
2006 Seriously Good Music: Salsa Composer
2006 The Greatest Songs Ever: Cuba [2006] Composer
2005 Beginner's Guide to Cuba Composer
2005 Mexico, Mágico, Místico Flor de Luna Transverse Flute, Primary Artist
2005 Soy Yo Maraca Arranger, Audio Production, Flute, Sampling, Vocals (Background), Executive Producer, Musical Direction, Sequencing Programmer, Composer
2004 Calleson Kuero Composer
2004 Montuno Salad Tumbao Composer
2004 Rykodisc 20th Anniversary Composer
2004 The Best of Maraca's Bailables Orlando "Maraca" Valle Primary Artist
2003 Agarrate! Luis Valle Arranger, Flute, Choir/Chorus, Transcription, Composer
2003 Best of Maraca: Bailables Maraca Arranger, Liner Notes, Flute, Vocals (Background), Executive Producer, Composer
2003 Rough Guide to Latin Jazz Flute, Composer
2002 A Night at Ronnie's, Vol. 4 Saxophone
2002 Bajando Gervasio Amadito Valdés Arranger, Flute, Composer
2002 Del Alma Caravana Cubana Guest Artist, Flute, Soloist
2002 Latin Jazz: La Combinación Perfecta Flute
2002 Lo Bueno de la Vida Orlando Poleo Flute, Composer
2002 Lo Mejor de la Musica Cubana Orquesta Todos Estrellas Flute, Soloist
2002 London Global Connection: Latinique Composer
2002 Musica Magica Grandes Flautista Composer, Primary Artist
2002 Pasaporte Miguel "Angá" Diaz / Tata Güines Producer, Flute, Piano, Keyboards, Orchestration, Musical Direction, Composer
2002 Tiene Bilongo Yumurí Flute
2002 Tremenda Rumba! [Ahi-nama] Maraca Arranger, Liner Notes, Rap, Flute, Vocals (Background), Executive Producer, Musical Director, Musical Direction, Composer
2001 Buen Camino Orlando Poleo Composer
2001 Last Word in Cuban Music Composer
2001 Newman's Own: Salsa Songs Composer
2001 Rough Guide to the Cuban Music Story Composer
2001 The Very Best of ¡Cubanismo!: ¡Mucho Gusto! ¡Cubanismo! Flute, Composer
2001 Tribute to Barroco Orquesta Sensacion Flute
2000 Afro-Cuban Fiesta Composer
2000 Bachata con Alma Victor Waill Composer
2000 Cuban Nights [Narada] Composer
2000 De Cuba Son: Roots of Buena Vista Director
2000 Descarga Total Maraca Liner Notes, Flute
2000 Grammy Nominados 2000: Latino Flute
2000 Havana Now!: Havana Sessions Composer
2000 Late Night Sessions Caravana Cubana Flute
2000 Salsa Fiesta! Composer
2000 Tabaco & Ron, Vol. 2 Composer, Primary Artist
1999 Ancestral Reflections Frank Emilio Flynn Guest Artist, Flute
1999 Café Atlantico Cesária Évora Arranger, Flute
1999 Con Sabor a Son Composer
1999 Cuba Si: Pure Cuban Flavor Composer
1999 Cuba, I Am Time, Vol. 4: Cubano Jazz Flute, Piano, Synthesizer Bass, Drums, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1999 Cuban Revolucion Jazz Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1999 Descarga Uno Afro-Cuban Jazz Project Producer, Musical Director
1999 Distinto Diferente Afro-Cuban All Stars Flute
1999 Forces of Nature Composer
1999 La Como La Mariposa Leyanis López Arranger, Brass, Choir Arrangement
1999 Real Cuba Composer
1999 Tratame Como Soy Nora Arranger, Director, Translation, Flute, Piano, Vocals (Background)
1998 Que Rico: Hot Latin Dance Tracks Composer
1998 Sonando Maraca Producer, Arranger, Vocals, Flute, Musical Direction
1997 Barbarisimo Frank Emilio Flynn Flute
1997 Best of Latin America: Change the Rules Composer
1997 Cuba: I Am Time Flute, Piano, Drums, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1997 Havana Flute Summit Jane Bunnett Flute, Composer
1997 Latin Jazz Con Gusto Piano, Keyboards
1997 Malembe ¡Cubanismo! Flute, Composer
1997 No. 1 en Cuba Composer
1997 Salsa Cubana [Universal Latino] Composer
1996 A Night at Ronnie Scott's, Vol. 4 Saxophone
1996 En Vivo Irakere / Ivan Lins Flute, Clavier
1996 Havana Calling Maraca y Otra Vision Arranger, Director, Flute, Piano, Composer, Primary Artist
1996 Provocacion Yumurí Arranger, Composer
1996 Right on Time Roberto Pla Composer
1996 Venezuela Sonora Gerardo Rosales Flute
1996 ¡Cubanismo! [Hannibal ] Jesús Alemañy Flute, Composer
1995 Exuberancia Irakere Flute, Keyboards
1995 Felicidad Irakere Flute, Keyboards
1995 Pasaporte Cuban All-Stars Producer, Arranger, Flute, Piano, Keyboards, Composer
1994 A Night at Ronnie Scott's, Vol. 3 Flute, Keyboards
1993 El Jazz Cubano Flute
1993 Live at Ronnie Scott's Irakere Flute, Keyboards
Estoy Aqui Mayito Rivera / The Sons of Cuba Flute
Gérard Naulet: Viaje a la Amistad-La Habana, Paris, Caracas... Gérard Naulet Arranger, Flute, Musical Director
Live on Fire Orquesta Alto Maiz Composer
The Art of Two Orlando "Maraca" Valle / Ramón Valle Primary Artist