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El villancico en Puerto Rico

Escena de la navidad en un pesebre

El villancico de nuestro tiempo es una canción navideña, que mantiene exclusivamente la temática de la navidad cristiana. tradicionalmente se enseña a través de las escuelas o las instituciones religiosas, o cívicas, y guarda una estrecha relación tanto con la canción de arte culta o intelectual, como con la canción popular. Al igual que la … Read more

San Sebastián Festival (Sanse) Ends Puerto Rico’s Long, Fun Holiday Season

Original Source: San Sebastián Festival Ends Puerto Rico’s Long, Fun Holiday Season, NBC News Do you ever wish the Christmas and holiday season lasted longer? Then start making your plans to visit Puerto Rico, where the Caribbean island  ends its official holiday season the third weekend of January. Many Puerto Ricans and visitors lucky enough to … Read more

Famous plena songs

Plena Music Plena is one of Puerto Rico’s native music rhythms. It is the music of southern, coastal Puerto Rico, especially around the city of Ponce. First appearing around the end of the 19th century, plena lyrics concentrate on providing information about contemporary events so it’s nickname became “el periodico cantao” (the sung newspaper). Originally plena … Read more


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