If you’re old enough to know what an album is, you might be young enough to remember the first one you bought with your own money. For Sanchez—a towering, Grammy-winning conguero and bandleader whose beat meshes Swiss clockwork with Afro-Cuban spring—it was Coltrane, at age 14. With Trane’s Delight he makes good, nearly six decades later, the debt his $2.99 (though a king’s ransom then) couldn’t make a dent in. —E.E.
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