Main Profile

At A Glance

¡Parranda! Venezuelan Carnival Music by La Sardina de Naiguatá on Smithsonian Folkways

Venezuela's Caribbean coastal town of Naiguat? is home to one of that country's most celebrated Carnival musical traditions. In the 1970's, trumpeter Ricardo D?az augmented the local legacy of Afro-Caribbean drumming traditions with brass, electric bass, keyboard, and women's chorus to create La Sardina de Naiguat?, the musical group that drives the town's annual cycle of public celebrations, including Carnival, Corpus Christi, and St. John the Baptist. ?Parranda! brings us the contemporary, joyous sounds of the pre-Christian rite of "burying the sardine" to promote an abundant harvest of fish and crops. 20 tracks, 53 minutes, 40-page booklet with extensive bilingual notes.Naiguat?, la ciudad costera caribe de Venezuela, es casa de uno de los mas celebrado tradiciones musicales del pa?s, el Carnaval. En los 1970's, el trompetista Ricardo D?az aument? la legecia de las tradiciones de tamboreo afro caribes y incluyo tales instrumentos como el lat?n, bajo el?ctrico, teclado, y el coro femenino para componer La Sardina de Naiguat?, el grupo musical que conduce las celebraciones p?blicas de la ciudad como el Carnaval, Corpus Christi, y St. John el Bautista cada a?o. ?Parranda! nos trae los sonidos contemporaneous del rito precristiano "de sepultar a la sardina" para promover un cultivo abundante de pescado y cosechas. 20 canciones, 53 minutos, librito de 40 p?ginas con notas biling?es extensas.
Length: 05:40

Contact

Questions about ¡Parranda! Venezuelan Carnival Music by La Sardina de Naiguatá on Smithsonian Folkways

Want more info about ¡Parranda! Venezuelan Carnival Music by La Sardina de Naiguatá on Smithsonian Folkways? Get free advice from education experts and Noodle community members.

  • Answer

Ask a New Question