Unformatted text preview: QUESTION 7
Which major political event constituted one of the main impetuses for the establishment of salsa?
The US occupation of Puerto Rico in the wake of the Spanish-American War
B. The 1959 Cuban Revolution and the exodus of musicians from Communist Cuba
Corruption in Ricardo Rossello's gubernatorial government in Puerto Rico
The Haitian Revolution and its effects on the global slave trade
The mixture of Afro-descendent and Euro-descendent communities in Cuba following the transition from a rural agrarian economy to an urban market model
What was the predominant pre-Columbian indigenous ethnic group in the Caribbean, whose legacy is often referred to in music?
O B. Maya
O D. Nahuatl
O E. Taino
What is a typical instrumental texture of Afro-diasporic music in Latin America?
Button accordion playing virtuosic melodies that were later played on saxophones
Guitars that switch off playing dueling melodies
C. Interlocking drums playing syncopated polyrhythms
Minor pentatonic scales with a flatted fourth note
Pedal ostinato tones that play a drone with which other melodic instruments interlock...
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- Fall '19
- Indigenous peoples of the Americas