Music Video

Tutuma: Afro-Peruvian Zapateo Dance

May 2017

The members of Afro-Peruvian dance group Tutuma use their feet as percussion instruments with tap-like zapateo steps that have evolved from the historical dance traditions of enslaved Africans in Peru.

Editing: Brian Hart
Filmography: Marisol Medina-Cadena, Claudia Romano, Stephen Kolb, and LaQuinda Grimes

[Catalog No. CFV10739; Copyright 2015 Smithsonian Institution]