Essays Tagged: "Afro Cuban"

James Byron Dean.

spberry was his favorite ice cream flavor. The kind of music he listened to was African Tribal Mix, Afro-Cuban Songs and Dances, classical (Bartok, Stravinsky), Judy Garland, Billie Holiday, and Frank ...

(2 pages) 32 0 4.1 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Rock Roots

closer inspection, rock appears to be a purely African additionto the western musical institution- Afro-Cuban + black music of Mississippi and Louisiana share common ancestry:in the early 19th C. the ... t beat ofevery measure - is a recent development, stemming from the funk and soul of the60s/ 70s.-* Afro/Cuban trditions reveal the fundamental riffs, licks, bass-figures and drumrythms that made R'n' ...

(2 pages) 16 0 3.7 May/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies


its origins in Cuban and incorporated elements of Swing dancing and Hustle, as well as elements of Afro Cuban and Afro Caribbean dances such as Guaguanco and Pa changa. There is some controversy surr ...

(4 pages) 0 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community