Lo que se baila en Costa Rica: Bolero: análisis musical de una cumbia costarricense

The present article is part of a group of essays which deal with some manifestations of Latin American music. This particular essay is a research of the rhythm called “cumbia”, and studies a Costa Rican piece in the genre. Following a general overview of cumbia throughout Latin American and Costa Ri...

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Main Author: Chaves Torres, Bary
Format: Artículo
Language: Español
Published: Universidad de Costa Rica 2013
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Online Access: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/herencia/article/view/10039
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/20087
Summary: The present article is part of a group of essays which deal with some manifestations of Latin American music. This particular essay is a research of the rhythm called “cumbia”, and studies a Costa Rican piece in the genre. Following a general overview of cumbia throughout Latin American and Costa Rican history, this article offers the musical analysis of a Costa Rican cumbia, giving as well notated examples and their instrumentation, in order to display a broader study on the subject.