Conga Series - Anatomy of the Parade

Anatomy of the Parade
















































Conga Slideshow. Use the arrows above to view photos.

Uprising Drums, Voice of Resistance
The story of the invincible sound of Eastern Cuba

The Conga parade rhythm dates back well over 150 years manifesting in different forms in different times depending on the needs of the people of that generation. One of the great sonic rhythms of the world, the Conga beat has the power
to calm and sooth and too, ready a mind to bravery and courage within
the face of war and death.

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Where does the rhythm come from?
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What’s the green leaf in people’s hair?
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What is the Invasion Parade?
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What are the Visitations?
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The Chants of the Conga
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The Chakras of the Conga