Santeria Ceremony

Scenario: While taking a hike around the Cuban countryside, you come across the following scene. After
witnessing it, you decide to write about it on your travel blog. (Video starts around 1:12)
In your description, please consider the following points: what was the purpose of this musical performance,
and what are some of the clues that lead you to believe it had such a purpose? How would you describe the
music (a good chance to practice using music terminology before the test!)? And finally, what might this
performance say about Cuban culture or Cuban cultural history?

Sample Solution

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