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July 11, 2007

Santos y Demonios y Negros y compadritos

Santos y Demonios - Negros y compadritos

Article discussing the development of tango, samba, candombe, including points of crossing, similarity and difference.

Tango and Samba, words that sound similar if pronounced in the bantĂș of the 19th century, are classed as brothers and carriers of a poetry as rich as it is violent, children of the marginalized but with destinies common and universal.

Posted by joegrohens at July 11, 2007 04:11 PM