M.1 - Afro-Latin American Music

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Afro-Latin

  • influenced by the black slave population that came from Africa

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Latin America

  • melting pot of native individuals, slaves, and European colonies

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Afro-Latin American Music

  • identified by rhythms from Moorish, African, and Caribbean music (1950-1880)

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1776

  • Moors were prohibited from playing drums

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Congo Square, New Orleans

  • Carribean slaves were free to play their drums

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Talking Drums

  • carrying current and timeless messages

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Conversation (Call and Response)

  • performance of voice interaction as an answer to the first chant

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Improvisation

  • non-scripted ways of singing which allow for sincere conversations

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The Voice as Instrument

  • manipulation of freely controlled piece where they can change the tone of voice, tempo, etc.

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The Instrument as Voice

  • instrument serves as a 'singer' along with the performer

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