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Indian Summer Concert with Irka Mateo

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Video Title
Indian Summer Concert with Irka Mateo
Description
Award-winning singer-songwriter Irka Mateo, (Taíno and Dominican descent) creates original music inspired by popular music and Indigenous, Afro, and European rhythms. A predecessor of Dominican alternative music, she also incorporates Dominican rhythms, such as mangulina, carabiné, sarandunga, and congos, along with other Latin American genres, such as cumbia, compa, tango, and Afrobeat, into her compositions. She performed with her band, La Tirindanga, for a Indian Summer Concert in the Potomac Atrium of the National Museum of the American Indian on August 4, 2018.
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220
Video Duration
1 hr 6 min 37 sec
Creator
National Museum of the American Indian
Uploaded
2018-08-08T10:48:53.000Z
Type
Youtube videos
Topic
Native Americans;American Indians
Youtube Category
Education
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