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Afro-Dominican Music from San Cristóbal, Dominican Republic

CUNY Dominican Studies Institute

Afro-Dominican Music from San Cristóbal, Dominican Republic

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Afro-Dominican Music from San Cristóbal, Dominican Republic

Afro-Dominican Music from San Cristóbal, Dominican Republic. Produced by Smithsonian Folkways Recordings. Washington, D.C., 2006. Spanish. 36 minutes. [Booklet in English]

This 8-track CD features African death ritual music from San Cristóbalprovince in the Dominican Republic. The CD highlights afro-Dominican rhythms such as palo, congo and salve.