Beats Teach Musical Culture
Posted: September 21, 2012 at 6:09 a.m.
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At A Glance
Plena music developed in Puerto Rico and has an Afro-Carribean heritage. The music relies on hand drums for percussion and vocal harmony. Plena Libre incorporates plena, bomba, jazz, merengue, cumbia and mambo into their music.
Source: Staff Report
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