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Inside The Music: Puerto Rican Folk Music

February 19 @ 7:00 pm

INSIDE THE MUSIC: PUERTO RICAN FOLK MUSIC

Bomba! Plena! Danza! From Africa to Spain, join Bassoon Fellow Francisco Joubert Bernard to discover Puerto Rico´s most popular folkloric music styles their origins and race connotations. Emphasis will be placed on how race and social status shaped these genres. In addition, throughout the lecture, myths, such as where salsa originally comes from or where the reguetón rhythym came from, will be debunked.

Venue

New World Center
500 17th St
Miami Beach, 33139 United States
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Phone:
(305) 680-5866
Website:
http://www.nws.edu/