By: Santos, Alejandro, Tomás, Pepe, Jesus, y Rudy5-6
Los bailores- Flamenco dancers El cantante- the singer El canto- the song Las castañuelas- the castanets Las palmas- handclapping El zapateo- footwork; dance performed with high heels.
The Flamenco originated in Andalusia, Spain In general, it originated in the late 18th or early 19th century.
MEN’S WOMEN’S Tight, black pants. A shirt with a vest or jacket. The skirt is very heavy- 10 Have nails in the shoes for lb tapping- women too. Has many ruffles Both have castanets in their Similar to dresses in hands. bullfights. V pattern shawl- called a matan.
La Feria de Abril en Sevilla. New York Flamenco Festival. Many other festivals around the world.
•Higher pitched and morepercussive than the classical guitar
•produces percussive sounds
•creates a high pitched andsharply contrasting clickingsound•Usually two pairs of palillos areused at the same time, with onesized and pitched differently thanthe other
•used to accentuate the importantbeats of the song or to keep the fasttempo•Softer claps are used during guitaror vocal solos, and harder claps areused during the more intense partsof songs, such as when dancers arestomping their feet or when themusic gets particularly loud andfeverishly fast
Los bailaores ~ Flamenco dancers el cantante ~ Singer el canto ~ song lascastañuelas~ castanets laspalmas ~ handclapping el zapateo~ footwork; dance performed with high heels