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Nueva Canción

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume IX : Genres: Caribbean and Latin America

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... Jan Fairley . 1984. ‘La nueva cancion latinaoamericana .’ Bulletin of Latin American Research 3(2): 103–15....

Charango

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume II : Performance and Production

Continuum, 2003

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...The charango is a 10-string, plucked chordophone. This hybrid instrument was created with considerable ingenuity by Native American people from the different types of stringed instruments brought from Europe by Spanish colonizers...

Cuba

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume III : Locations: Caribbean and Latin America

Continuum, 2016

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... Geocuba. Jan Fairley . 1999. ‘Cuban son: The Songlines Guide .’ Songlines : Spring: 25–32....

Chile

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume III : Locations: Caribbean and Latin America

Continuum, 2016

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... Jan Fairley . 1985. ‘Annotated Bibliography of Latin-American Popular Music with Particular Reference to Chile and to Nueva Canción .’ Popular...

Valparaíso

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume III : Locations: Caribbean and Latin America

Continuum, 2016

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...Population: 300,000 (2004) Valparaíso lies 80 miles (130 km) northwest of Chile’s capital, Santiago. It was founded in 1536 by Spanish conquerors. Its role in the nineteenth century as the primary Pacific port...

—DICAP (Chile)

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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...DICAP (Discoteca del Cantar Popular) (The Discothèque of Popular Song) was created in Santiago, Chile almost by accident by the Communist Youth of Chile in 1968. The Communist Youth had pressed a record, Por Viet-Nam (For Vietnam...

Santiago

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume III : Locations: Caribbean and Latin America

Continuum, 2016

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...Population: 6,000,000 (2004) Founded in 1541 by Spanish conquerors, Santiago, the capital of Chile, lies in the country’s fertile central valley and has a Mediterranean climate. Its close...

La Habana (Havana)

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume III : Locations: Caribbean and Latin America

Continuum, 2016

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...Population: 2,192,321 (1998) As capital of the Republic of Cuba, La Habana (Havana) is the island’s largest city and most important economic, political, social and cultural center. Founded by the Spanish on 16 November 1519...

Banda de Bronce

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume IX : Genres: Caribbean and Latin America

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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...Music for bandas de bronce (brass bands) is found in many town squares throughout Latin America and the Caribbean, for example in Mexico, Cuba, Peru and Bolivia. Many of the bands are municipal bands, such as Mexico’s Zapotec...

Maracas

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume II : Performance and Production

Continuum, 2003

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...A maraca is a rattle used as a percussion instrument, most commonly played in pairs for popular music, but played singly as a healing instrument in numerous rituals throughout South America and the Caribbean. Often made of the dried-out...