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Son Jarocho Jam Session 

When: Fri., Dec. 16, 8-11 p.m. 2016
Price: Free
lapena.org/event/fandango-jarocho-jam-sessio/2016-12-16
Enjoy a lively evening of music, dancing, and zapateado– bring your dance shoes and instruments, or just come and enjoy. Son Jarocho is a lively traditional art form from the southern Mexican state of Veracruz that sits on the coast of the Gulf of Mexico. It is a lyrical and danceable music genre that formed in the melding of three cultures: Arabic-Spanish, African and indigenous Mexican. It is at the same time highly improvised and highly structured.

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