Alfredo "Chocolate" Armenteros (4 April 1928 – 6 January 2016) was a Cuban trumpeter. He played with artists such as Arsenio Rodríguez, Generoso Jiménez, Chico O'Farrill, Orchestra Harlow, Eddie Palmieri and Cachao. Due to his characteristic approach to Afro-Cuban trumpet playing as well as his extensive recording career, several monographs have been written on his music.
Birth and Death Data: Born April 4th, 1928 (Santa Clara), Died January 6th, 2016 (New York City)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1950
Roles Represented in DAHR: trumpet, composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||CU-475||10-in.||before 8/8/1950||Cárdenas||Conjunto Arsenio Rodríguez||Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal trio||instrumentalist, trumpet|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Armenteros, Chocolate," accessed August 5, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111056.
Armenteros, Chocolate. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 5, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111056.
"Armenteros, Chocolate." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 5 August 2021.
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