The poorest country in the western hemisphere is still rich in one thing - music. Hear the suave and subtle mini-jazz bands of the belle epoch, rowdy rara (carnival) groups, shanty town rappers and vodou punks.
Andy Kershaw 'can't seem to keep away from Haiti' - you can hear Andy Kershaw on Sunday nights on Radio 3.
Listen to the whole programme (22'35) or click on any of the tracks to the left.
album: Songs from the Last Testament
BBC Session Richard Morse brings together vodou rhythms with punk rock.