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  • blog November 1, 2006

    Discography: Merengue, Dominican Music and Dominican Identity

    Also look for these recommended titles. Kinito Mendez “A Palo Limpio” (J & N Records 2001) Fulanito “El Hombre Mas Famoso De La Tierra” “Fogarate!” “El Original 4.40” Various artists “Root Music Series, Vol. 1” Duluc “Panico” Los Hermanos Rosario … Read more »

  • feature November 1, 2006

    Merengue and Dominican Identity with Paul Austerlitz

              Chances are you’ve heard merengue. You’ve probably experienced something like this: the steady scraping of the guira drives the beat as the pop of the tambora drum begins to weave its tricky rhythm. Suddenly, a slippery saxophone line … Read more »

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