Audio Recording Five Cuban Drum Rhythms
About this Item
- Five Cuban Drum Rhythms
- Contributor Names
- Halpert, Herbert, 1911-2000 (Collector)
- Halpert, Herbert, 1911-2000 (Speaker)
- Pages, Art (Speaker)
- Bermudez, Ramon (Performer)
- Created / Published
- Ybor City, Florida
- Subject Headings
- - Dance music
- - Cuban Americans
- - Cuban-Americans--Music
- - Drum music
- - Cuban Americans--Music
- - Cuban Americans -- Music
- - Rumbas
- - Instrumental music
- - United States -- Florida -- Hillsborough County -- Ybor City
- Instrumental music
- - Ybor City, now a neighborhood within Tampa, was settled in 1886 by Cuban cigar manufacturers under the leadership of Vicente Martínez de Ybor. The cigar companies moved from Key West to avoid unionization of their workers.
- - The Cuban Club is a recreational society founded in 1899 by Cuban immigrants.
- - Cuban rhythms: Son (slow rumba), Rumba, Bembe (Afro-Cuban), Conga, and Mani (oldest rhythm known).
- - Performance Note: "Five Cuban Drum Rhythms" (drum) performed by Ramon Bermudez, drum at Cuban Club, Ybor City, Florida, on June 21, 1939.
- Sound disc : analog ; 12 in.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1939/005: AFS 03146 B03
- Source Collection
- Herbert Halpert 1939 Southern States Recording Expedition (AFC 1939/005)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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Chicago citation style:
Halpert, Herbert, Herbert Halpert, Art Pages, and Ramon Bermudez. Five Cuban Drum Rhythms. Ybor City, Florida, 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/flwpa000054/. (Accessed February 24, 2018.)
APA citation style:
Halpert, H., Halpert, H., Pages, A. & Bermudez, R. (1939) Five Cuban Drum Rhythms. Ybor City, Florida. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/flwpa000054/.
MLA citation style:
Halpert, Herbert, et al. Five Cuban Drum Rhythms. Ybor City, Florida, 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/flwpa000054/>.