FEET ON EXHIBITION: The original ‘Mambo King,’ Pedro Aguilar, also known as Cuban Pete, danced with partner Barbara Craddock as artist Erich Padilla painted their moves on canvas at the Byron-Carlyle Arts Center in Miami Beach on July 17, 2002. Padilla, working for the International Latin Music Hall of Fame, used a wooden clave dipped in paint to capture the dance pros’ footsteps for an exhibit.
FEET ON EXHIBITION: The original ‘Mambo King,’ Pedro Aguilar, also known as Cuban Pete, danced with partner Barbara Craddock as artist Erich Padilla painted their moves on canvas at the Byron-Carlyle Arts Center in Miami Beach on July 17, 2002. Padilla, working for the International Latin Music Hall of Fame, used a wooden clave dipped in paint to capture the dance pros’ footsteps for an exhibit. Alex Kolyer Miami Herald File
FEET ON EXHIBITION: The original ‘Mambo King,’ Pedro Aguilar, also known as Cuban Pete, danced with partner Barbara Craddock as artist Erich Padilla painted their moves on canvas at the Byron-Carlyle Arts Center in Miami Beach on July 17, 2002. Padilla, working for the International Latin Music Hall of Fame, used a wooden clave dipped in paint to capture the dance pros’ footsteps for an exhibit. Alex Kolyer Miami Herald File

‘Grand Dame of Mambo,’ Cuban Pete dance partner, Barbara Craddock dies at 74

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