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Obituaries

Steve Berrios, 68; master of Latin, jazz, and drums

NEW YORK — Steve Berrios, a master percussionist whose command of jazz, Latin, and Caribbean folk music traditions figured prominently in the sophisticated rhythmic drive behind a wide range of jazz and Latin-jazz fusion bands, died Wednesday at his home in Manhattan.

He was 68.

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