The music of the Dominican Republic is primarily influenced by West African
traditions, with some minor European, and native Taino influences. The
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Music is very important in the Dominican way of life. It is said that Dominican
children can dance before they can walk. Everywhere you go in the country can
Among those that arose out of the Dominican
African heritage are plena, a metered, responsorial work song, salve which is often ceremonial either sung acapella or accompanied by panderos and other African instruments and gaga, a form of music
tied to the Haitian-Domini
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Arfo-Dominican music of Dominican Republic and the musicians.
The most popular form of music and dance in the Dominican Republic is called
Merengue - easily identified by its unique beat pattern of 2/2 and 2/4 time.
Nov 13, 2012 ... Merengue Dancers in Santo DOmingo, Dominican Republic The origin of
Merengue is literally right at your footsteps and both the music and ...
originated in 1844, the year that the Dominican Republic was founded, to satirize
a ... the essentially African-derived nature of their music and national identity.'.