“Afro-Colombian music” by Michael Birenbaum Quintero

Laméca file


1. Black Colombia
2. The Southern Pacific
3. Currulao, the marimba dance
4. Arrullo, a lullaby for the Saints
5. Alabados and Chigualo, music for the dead
6. Black Pacific modernities
Musical illustrations


by Dr Michael Birenbaum Quintero
Assistant Professor of Musicology & Ethnomusicology and Latin American Studies, Boston University (USA)


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