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Unformatted text preview: o Spanish elements – timbre, rhythms, harmony o Afro-Caribbean elements – rhythm, form o Indian elements – timbres, melodies o Jazz influence – New Orleans, 1950’s NY (an extension of the dance craze) o Salsa – Cuban, Puerto-Rican, North American (began in NY) Doesn’t swing Dance Craze(s) o The tango (1913s) Argentina o The Rumba (1930s) Cuba o The Samba (1940s) Brazil o The Mambo (1950s) Afro o Salsa o Syncopation makes you want to dance o Habanera rhythm 1+2+3+4+ (simple) o Mariachi Sesquialtera rhythm • 1+a2+a (compound duple) • 1+2+3+(Simple Triple)...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course EMUS 1832 taught by Professor Nunez,dani during the Spring '08 term at Colorado.
- Spring '08