african drumming final study guide

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African Drumming Final Study Guide 1.) Duet Video It’s about two master congueros: Giovanni Hidalgo and Changuito (born: Jose Luis Quintana) highest level of conga drumming Afro-Cuban They use non-verbal communication *Changuito Cuban percussionist (born in Cuba too) played even as a child in bands such as Havana Jazz & with La Pandilla de los Cabezas de Perros As a teen, played in a jazz band called Estrellas de Occidente Age 16: joined band called Los Harmonicos age 22: joined Los Van Van This band created the songo which is a combo of percussion instruments like cowbells, wood blocks, and timbales 1992: recorded as a solo artist and became recognized as a teache He’s the one who taught his partner in the video--Hidalgo r 1996: nominated for a Grammy award *Giovanni Hidalgo born in San Juan, Puerto Rico his father and grandfather both had been musicians Met Changuito when he traveled to Cuba in 1980 with his band Batacumbele Band
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This note was uploaded on 01/19/2012 for the course MUSC 2960 taught by Professor Arvinscott during the Fall '11 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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