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  1. 1. Español 3 Tema 5 búsqueda web Nombre Isabella Gomezla danza1. el flamenco- Is a style of music and dance which is native to several regions of southern Spain. Flamenco is popularly depicted as being the music of Andalusian gypsies. Traditional flamenco artists never received any formal training but nowadays people can get professional trained.2. la Jota- This is a Spanish folk dance which originated in Argon which is in the north of Spain. Jota means ʻjumpʼ which describes the lively, bouncy movements to the dance. The dancers wear traditional, regional costumes and the music is accompanied by castanets and a male and female pair dancing. In the 19th century the Jota became more choreograph.3. la Sevillana- Is a typical type Spanish folk music. It is a dance that consist of three elements; the song, the music and the dance. The music to the Sevillana can be heard in many fairs and festivals. Los Romeros de la Puebla, Los Amigos de Gines and Los Choqueros are local groups that have released new albums with song that can be played when dancing the Sevillana. Nowadays, The Sevillan is dance in clubs as well as the annual festival “April Seville Fair”.4. El Tango- Is a ʻplayʼ made on the dance floor with a live band and plenty of people looking. The tango is from Argentina originally but can now be seen or dance anywhere in the world. In the 1980ʼs Tango was really popular and radio station as well as Tango dance clubs emerged overnight. The Tango is still popular today and can even be seen on the TV show “Dancing With the Stars”.5. la Cumbia- Is a Colombian dance and music style. Cumbia originated in the Caribbean coast of eastern Colombia. In the 20th century Colombian band leaders such as Pacho Galan and Lucho Bermudex brought the Cumbia to different parts of Latin America,la música6. Mariachis y Charros- Mariachi is the name of a band. It symbolizes Mexico. The wear big sombrero hats as well as embroidered “charro” outfits. The “charro” outfit is made up of high tight black pants and a short jacket. They usually play in Mexican celebration but can be heard anywhere in the world. In the United States many Mariachis bands have formed.
  2. 2. Español 3 Tema 5 búsqueda web Nombre Isabella Gomez7. The Kings of Mambo- is a Cuban musical form and dance style that achieved developed originally in Havana, and Mexico City. The word ʻmamboʼ means conversation with the gods. In 1954, the cha- cha-chá , a kind of mambo, swept through Havana. Cha-cha-cha was created by the Cuban violinist Enrique Jorrín.8. Celia Cruz- Was a Havana, Cuba born salsa singer, and was one of the most successful Salsa performers of the 20th century, with twenty-three gold albums. She died in 2003. She spent most of her career living in Nw Jersay, and working in the United States and several Latin American countries.9. Tito Puentes- Was a Latin Jazz and Salsa music musician. He is best known for dance-oriented mambo and Latin jazz that helped keep his career going for 50 years. He and his music appear in many films one of them being ʻThe Mambo Kingsʼ.10. Tuna groups- A University Tuna is a musical group in Spanin, Portugal, The Netherlands, and Latin America made up of university students. It is also known as a Tuna or Tunas. The melody is created by voices and singing.11. Manual de Falla- Was a Spanish Andalusian composer of classical music. He is one of Spains most important musicians of the first half of the 20th century. He studied and played the piano.12. Juanes- Is of Colombian descent. When he was only 15 years old he founded a music group which he called “Ekhymosis” which sang heavy, trashy metal music. He can play many instruments one of them being the electric guitar. He released a song called La Vida…es un Ratico which is considered one of the best works in Spanish. He has receive many Latin American awards.13. Marc Anthony- Is a famous singer from Puerto Rico. He began singing salsa but he went over to singing romantic ballads, tango and pop music. He is a world icon of Latin music. His love songs are about his relationship one of them with Jennifer Lopez.14. la Música Andina- Andean music comes from the general area inhabited by Aymaras. It includes folklore music of many parts of Latin American countries. In english it is called ʻAndean musicʼ. La Música Andina has changed a lot through out the centuries and in the twentieth century.
  3. 3. Español 3 Tema 5 búsqueda web Nombre Isabella Gomezla arquitectura15. Antonio Gaudi- Is a famous architect from Spain. The architectural universe of Antoni Gaudí, the Catalan enigma that came to leave an imprint on Barcelona. He is the architect to a lot of famous buildings in Barcelona.16. La Sagrada Familia- Sagrada Família, is a large Roman Catholic church in Barcelone, Catalonia, Spain. Designed by Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí. Gaudí became involved in 1883, taking over the project and transforming the project with his architectural and engineering style.17. La Alhambra- Is a palace and fortress complex constructed during the mid 14th century by the Moorish rulers of the Emirate of Granada in Al-Andalus. The Alhambras Moorish palaces were built for the last Muslim Emirs in Spain and its court, of the Nasrid Dynasty. It is located in the southern part of Spain.18. El Palacio de Bellas Artes (México) - Also called Palace of Fine Arts. It is the most important cultural center in Mexico City as well as the rest of the country of Mexico. It is located on the west side of the historic center of Mexico City next to the Alameda Central park. Federico Mariscal was the leading architect working on the center.el cine19. Pedro Almódovar- Is a Spanish film director, screenwriter and producer. Almodóvar is arguably the most successful and internationally known Spanish filmmaker of his generation. His films use elements of pop culture, popular songs, irreverent humor.la obra de teatro-20. la Zarzuela- Is a Spanish lyric-dramatic genre that alternatesbetween spoken and sung scenes. It is also popular song, as well asdance. The name came from a Royal hunting lodge, the ʻPalacio de laZarzuelaʼ near Madrid, where this type of entertainment was firstpresented to the court. The palace was named after the place called"La Zarzuela" because of the profusion of brambles (zarzas) which
  4. 4. Español 3 Tema 5 búsqueda web Nombre Isabella Gomezgrew there and so the festivities held within the walls became knownas Zarzuelas.