El Sistema defines itself as a "social organism of the Venezuelan State" whose goal is the "collective" instruction of music "through the symphonic orchestra and choir as instruments of social organization and communitarian development." Historical accounts describe a revolutionary phenomenon ...
Parera and López's 1813 Patriotic March (present-day Argentine national anthem) did not represent a yet-to-be-produced nationality but constructed it. The March passed along Enlightenment ideals cherished by certain 1810 revolutionaries while also establishing value distinctions between Patriots and Royalists, and ...
LAMR explores the historical, ethnographic, and socio-cultural dimensions of Latin American music in Latin American social groups, including the Puerto Rican, Mexican, Cuban, and Portuguese populations in the United States. Articles are written in English, Spanish, or Portuguese.
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