Bomba Workshop With Buya!

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Bomba Workshop With Buya!
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Bomba Workshop With Buya! says
Buya will be in Detroit for the 2016 Concert of Colors! We are grateful that they will be leading a workshop in the oldest genre of Puerto Rican song and dance, Bomba. Not only will they teach the rhythms, songs, and dance steps, but also the history of Bomba music and how it pertains to us in the diaspora. Here are some of the things you can learn:

* Basic step for various rhythms such as sicá, yubá, cuembé, holandé and seis corrido

* Basic drum patterns for various rhythms such as sicá, yubá, cuembé, holandé, and seis corrido

* Traditional song and history

* History of Bomba

* Bomba drum language

* Bomba tendencies

* Bomba dance and use of skirt or “pañuelo”

* Marking your steps or “piquetes”

* And more...

The workshop is FREE!
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By: BombaRica: Puerto Rican Performing Artists & Cultural Group