Salsa

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From what did salsa develop from?
Jazz and cuban son in 1960s+1970s
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What type of music is salsa?
Latin american
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What is the rhythm called?
Clave, played on claves
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Types of rhythms used?
Polly-rhythms and cross rhythms, parts are often syncopated
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What is the melody played on?
Brass instruments like trumpets
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time signature
4/4
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singing techniques used?
call and response between the sonero and choro
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name the 6 main instruments
Guitar , String bass , Bongos ,Maracas, Claves ,Tres (guitar but with three sets of two strings)
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How many beats for a complete dance cycle?
8
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