Colombian Vallenato Music
Los Macondos is the oldest and most sought after vallenato ensemble in the United States. Performing traditional Colombian songs of love, hardship and joy, vallenato blends the prose-like Spanish romance with distinctive African-derived rhythmic patterns. This festive dance music from South America is performed on accordion, bass, caja vallenata, timbales, güiro and congas.
Ensemble: 6 musicians