The traditional music of the Philippines, like the folk music of other countries, reflects the life of ... Traditional Filipino music is reflective of the country's history as a melting pot of ... This does not include the closest local language to Spanish, called ... After vocal music, dance music is the next most important form of traditional ...


Music is an art form and cultural activity whose medium is sound organized in time. In general ... Indeed, throughout history, some new forms or styles of music have been criticized as "not ... Music may be played or sung and heard live at a rock concert or orchestra .... Written notation varies with style and period of music.


The Island Carib, also known as the Kalinago or simply Caribs, are an indigenous people of the Lesser Antilles in the Caribbean. They may have descended from the Mainland Caribs (Kalina) of South America, ... According to the Spanish conquistadores, the Carib Indians were cannibals who ..... The historical evidence".


played to symbolize a continuing struggle between good and evil or life and death. ... On the North American continent, play had similar functions among Native .... Among the ancient Israelites, music and dancing were performed for ritual ... there are some historical accounts of women receiving modest education, and.


Nicaragua officially the Republic of Nicaragua is the largest country in the Central American .... Nicaragua's central region and its Caribbean coast were inhabited by ... in Central America and migrated also to present-day northern Colombia and ...... Nicaraguan music is a mixture of indigenous and Spanish influences.


This had an impact on the regions that later became part of the United States, as Spain established ... Spanish settlement of North America began in the sixteenth century and ... historically have been significant destinations for Spanish immigrants. ... Flamenco, a genre of Spanish music, song and dance from Andalucia that ...


Join us for Living History activities every Wednesday and Saturday in Old Town State ... Historic Contra Dance Society social, open to both dancers & spectators. ... Californio (historic and regional Spanish for “Californian”) is a term used to ... of race, born in California from the first Spanish colonies established by the Portolá  ...


Philippines - Cultural life: Philippine society is a unique blend of diversity and ... increased attention to Asian history and literature, and subsequent revival of ... and marriage) called for certain instrumental music, songs, and dances. ... Rural artists from mountainous regions in northern Luzon and craftsmen living northwest ...


Los Angeles - Cultural life: Los Angeles entered the 20th century with the reputation of ... Music and dance ... most widely identified with the region are Spanish Mission Revival and Craftsman, as epitomized by the California bungalow. ... National Recreation Area (1978), the largest such preserve in an American metropolis.