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CLIP 6797

Cultural variations in Chilean folk music

Cultural variations in Chilean folk music

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Key Info
  • Cultural variations in Chilean folk music
  • Duration: 01:43
  • A look at cultural variations in the folk music of Chile. Charango player Rafael Manriquez talks about the folk music of Chile and how it varies across the geographical regions of the country. Stylistic differences and instrumentation are discussed. In the North the music is typically Andean and closely related to Bolivian music, whereas the music of central Chile owes more to the Spanish culture.
  • Subject:



    Latin American

  • Keywords: Chile, folk music, Travels with Music
Ideas for use in class
  • Useful in work on the origins and development of folk and world music styles.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 4x3

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