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Salsa Opus 3: Puerto Rico, the island of song ep.3/5

A documentary directed by .

Synopsis

Puerto Rico is the birthplace of the most famous of Salsa idols : Ismaël Rivera. Nicknamed the “Sonero Mayor”, he was the leading promoter of a modern version of one of the richest Caribean folklores : The Bomba. A unique dance music, it is a mixture of African rhythms and Spanish music. Puerto Rico, this great reservoir of New York emigrants, has lived on the artistic creations of the Salsa capital. Featuring performances by: Ismaël Rivera, La Sonera Poncena, and El Gran Combo.

 

A unique serie of 5 episodes devoted to the world of salsa and its origins. A musical trip on the American continent from New York to Cuba, crossing Colombia, Puerto Rico and Venezuela.

 

SALSA OPUS 1 : New York, our Latin thing ep.1/5

SALSA OPUS 2 : Colombia, a tropical country ep.2/5

SALSA OPUS 3 : Puerto Rico, the island of song ep.3/5

SALSA OPUS 4 : Venezuela, a visa for the barrios ep.4/5

SALSA OPUS 5 : Cuba, rum, rhythm and spice ep.5/5

SALSA OPUS : the 5 episodes serie

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