Origins of Cuban Music and Dance: Changu

Benjamin Lapidus

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 222 pages

File size: 4.4 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

This book is a study of changui, a particular style of music and dance in Guantanamo, Cuba, and the roots of son, the style of music that contributed to the development of salsa, in Eastern Cuba. The book also highlights the connections between Afro-Haitian music and Cuban popular music through changui.