Loads of Variety
Latin music from
Rachel Barton Pine -
'... immaculate, relaxed, resonant performances ...'
On balance Spanish (Latin) is the second most widely spoken language on earth; one step above English and a single rung behind Mandarin.
And where Spanish or Portugese is spoken, Iberian and Latin-American music is heard. It has a variety of forms: tango, flamenco, bossa nova, zarzuela, fandango, to name a few.
In the 1940s and 50s, Latin dance music swept across the USA...
Copyright © 22 October 2011
Katikati, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand