A diverse group of musical genres originate from the Caribbean. Popular types of Caribbean music include reggae, salsa and calypso.
What is a cuatro?
A hand held shaker
An improvised section
A small guitar with four strings
Which of these could be described as a disco-influenced offshoot of salsa?
Which was the national dance of the Dominican Republic?
Name this type of music.
Where did this music originate?
Trinidad and Tobago
How would you describe the guitar part of the verse?
Repeated offbeat crotchets
Repeated offbeat semiquavers
Repeated offbeat quavers
Which beats is the bass drum playing on?
One and three
Two and four
One and two
Which percussion instruments can you hear here?
Se quema la chumbamba
Tambourine, claves and guiro
Cabasa, claves and guiro
Maracas, bongo and claves
Which describes the clave part?
Syncopated and repeated
Call and response
Tonic and dominant