Web Results

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Music_of_Latin_America

The music of Latin America refers to music originating from Latin America, namely the ... It also encompasses Latin American styles that have originated in the United States ... of the most popular was the Chilean Romantic Cumbia, exemplified by artists such as ..... Amerindian music varies according to region and ethnicity.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_music

World music is a musical category encompassing many different styles of music from around .... World fusion / Worldbeat / Ethnic fusion / Global fusion can also blend ... They also started a network of world music artists to help promote their work. .... By default, non-region-specific or multi-cultural world music projects are  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Music_of_the_United_States

The music of the United States reflects the country's multi-ethnic population through a diverse array of styles. It is a mixture of music influenced by West African, Irish, Scottish and mainland European cultures among others. The country's most internationally renowned genres are jazz, blues, country, ... produced in the ethnic styles of the Ukrainian, Irish, Scottish, Polish, Hispanic ...

www.britannica.com/art/Latin-American-music/Folk-and-popular-music

Latin American folk and popular music comprises numerous musical styles and ... The vast repertory of the canción, found with many different regional names, tends ... tri-ethnic heritage, as, for example, in the Guatemalan ensemble of chirimía, ... in the ensemble that accompanies the Brazilian martial art known as capoeira.

www.britannica.com/art/Latin-American-music

At the same time, imported art music practices became part of the colonial ... in all types of musical practice, while international trends flowed into the regional ... These sources include surviving musical instruments, dictionaries of Indian ...

www.britannica.com/art/Latin-American-art

Aug 29, 2018 ... Read more about Latin America's artists, movements, and media. ... for the region that related Latin American artistic styles to those of Europe. ... In the early art of this period, the personal creativity of Indian artists was not ...

www.oxfordbibliographies.com/view/document/obo-9780199766581/obo-9780199766581-0179.xml

Aug 31, 2015 ... Ethnic groups define themselves through music and dance. ... of unique musical genres that have resulted from interethnic contact, and ... A historical overview of art music in Latin America from the colonial period through the 20th century. ... introduction to Latin American music arranged by region: Mexico ...

journals.openedition.org/transatlantica/7584

3 However, these questions are seldom asked about “art” music (classical, ... 5 These genres have resorted to different musical strategies, some with resounding ... In many regions, from the Midwest to Southwestern Louisiana, local councils ... to show how music can be turned into an ethnic marker, here of Latino identity.

folkways.si.edu/latino-chicago-community/music/article/smithsonian

Regional Music Styles Shape Community. Today, Mexicans are the largest Latino group in Chicago. The population comes from different states in Mexico, each ...