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Música Andina in Colombia- “El Tato”

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Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Video Title
Música Andina in Colombia- “El Tato”
Description
The Smithsonian Folkways Recordings documentary team of audio engineer Pete Reiniger, video producer Charlie Weber, and Curator Daniel Sheehy is in Colombia this week recording the regional musical traditions—bambuco, torbellino, pasillo, guabina, and more--collectively known in Colombia as música andina, Andean music. Eleven musicians will take part, presenting local substyles from throughout the region. The result will be a Smithsonian Folkways release, accompanied by short videos that will stream on the www.folkways.edu website and various social media sites. This video was taken yesterday outside the Audiovisión in Bogotá. It features three outstanding representatives of the new generation of musicians. Left to right, Carlos Vásquez plays the 12-string tiple, Diego Saboya plays the 12-string bandola andina, and his brother Daniel Saboya plays the 6-string guitar. They interpret “El Tato,” one of the tracks on the upcoming album. The content and comments posted here are subject to the Smithsonian Institution copyright and privacy policy (www.si.edu/copyright/). Smithsonian reserves the right in its sole discretion to remove any content at any time.
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23,617
Video Duration
3 min 16 sec
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Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Uploaded
2014-10-24T15:34:04.000Z
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Youtube videos
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