Puerto Rican Music

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September 17 - Births
1993) 1937 – Orlando Cepeda, Puerto Rican baseball player 1938 – Perry Robinson, American clarinet player and composer 1938 – Bobby Wine, American baseball player and coach 1939. 1948 – Karl Alber, German footballer 1948 – Raphy Leavitt, Puerto Rican composer 1948 – Jeff MacNelly, American cartoonist (d ... Domenico Citro, Italian footballer 1984 – Mary Descenza, American swimmer 1984 – De La Ghetto, Puerto Rican rapper and songwriter (Arcángel De La Ghetto) 1984 – John Kucera, Canadian skier 1984 – Patrick ...
Music Of Puerto Rico - Traditional and Folk Music - Early Music
... Although it is customary in some circles to say that Puerto Rican music is a product of three cultural influences--Spanish, African, and Taino Indian--, it is not possible to ... accompanied by slit drums and scrapers, but there is no evidence that any of this music influenced that of the island's subsequent inhabitants ... Music culture in Puerto Rico during the 16th, 17th, and 18th centuries is poorly documented ...
September 25 - Births
... and producer 1977 – Joel David Moore, American actor 1977 – Wil Nieves, Puerto Rican baseball player 1978 – Joe Cotton, Canadian-New Zealand singer (TrueBliss) 1978 ... Hyun Bin, South Korean actor and singer 1982 – Kany García, Puerto Rican singer-songwriter 1983 – Son Dam-bi, South Korean singer and actress 1983 – Donald Glover, American actor and rapper 1983 ...
Puerto Rican Migration To New York - World War II and The Great Migration - Puerto Rican Music
... Puerto Rican music flourished with the likes of Rafael Hernández and Pedro Flores who formed the "Trio Borincano" and gained recognition in the city ... The South Bronx became a hub for Puerto Rican music ... for their dramatic works or vaudeville style shows, now served the growing Puerto Rican and Latino population with musical performances from musicians ...
Music Of Puerto Rico
... The music of Puerto Rico has evolved as a heterogeneous and dynamic product of diverse cultural resources ... been Spain and West Africa, although many aspects of Puerto Rican music reflect origins elsewhere in Europe and the Caribbean and, in the last century, the USA ... Puerto Rican music culture today comprises a wide and rich variety of genres, ranging from essentially indigenous genres like bomba to recent hybrids like reggaeton ...

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