Salsa Latin music of New York and Puerto Rico

Format: DVD 2000
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) ML3475.S37 2000x
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
Call Number  (DVD) ML3475.S37 2000x
Examines salsa music and its political and cultural meaning, both in the Puerto Rican community of New York City and in Puerto Rico itself.
Tito Puente concert in South Bronx
Young Lords leader Felipe Luciano
Music lessons with Charlie Palmieri
Celia Cruz in rehearsal
Fania Records and Rubén Blades
Island roots and politics
Cock fighting, a national sport
Santeria religion
Salsa lifestyle.

Additional Information
Subjects Salsa (Music) -- New York (State) -- New York -- History and criticism.
Salsa (Music) -- Puerto Rico -- History and criticism.
Puerto Ricans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Music -- History and criticism.
Salsa (Music) -- Political aspects.
Publisher [Newton, N.J.] :Shanachie,2000
Other Titles Latin pop music in the cities
Contributors Marre, Jeremy, producer, director.
Puente, Tito, 1923-2000, performer.
Luciano, Felipe, performer.
Palmieri, Charlie, performer.
Cruz, Celia, performer.
Blades, Rubén, performer.
Harcourt Films, production company.
Language English
Notes Originally produced as a motion picture in 1979.
System Details DVD.
Description 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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