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Old 03-12-2016, 06:09 AM
 
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You might have heard Colombians and others bang on about the diversity of Colombia both geographically and culturally. Well here's more of the detail starting with a map showcasing the different cultural regions and how it's tied to the geography of the country...





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Old 03-12-2016, 06:27 AM
 
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Let's begin with the Raizal culture of the islands of San Andres and Old Providence in the Caribbean region...


RAIZAL (Isleño culture)

San Andres


Source: http://providenciaysanta.blogspot.co.uk


Take Me Back To My San Andres
Composer: Cecilia Francis Hall
Composition: 1972



Hold On - Elijah (Creole Group)
Composer: Rafael Ramos
Composition: 1986




source: UNPeriodico: UNPeriodico


Panorámica del Acuario de San Andrés Islas — Decameron by Decameron Hotels, on Flickr
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Old 03-12-2016, 06:45 AM
 
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Raizal (Isleño Culture)

Old Providence

BBC short documentary



Creole Vibration
Composer: Elkin Robinson
Genre: Providence New Roots




Old Providence by Brian Furbush, on Flickr


2012-03-16 La Providencia Colombia dancing on the pier - Like San Andres, people dance everywhere and there are bands playing local music by Olga Stavrakis, on Flickr

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Old 03-12-2016, 07:04 AM
 
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Modern productions from San Andres and Old Providence...

Jiggy Drama



Stanley Jackson



Miss Muffin



Hety and Zambo

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Old 03-12-2016, 08:24 AM
 
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Raizal Architecture


Iglesia Bautista y Mirador – San Andrés Islas by Mario Carvajal, on Flickr


Casa típica isleña – San Andrés Islas by Mario Carvajal, on Flickr


San Andres, Colombia by Juan Esteban Hincapie Posada, on Flickr


San Andres Panoramio 24297572 by Pueblo Fuerte, on Flickr


Atardecer Hotel Decameron Posada del Mar en Providencia by Decameron Hotels, on Flickr


2012-03-16 La Providencia Colombia - typical little Caribbean town by Olga Stavrakis, on Flickr


SAN ANDRÉS by Iván Erre Jota, on Flickr


art house, San Andres Island by Juan, on Flickr


SAN ANDRES ISLAS (COL) by AVM608, on Flickr
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Old 03-12-2016, 08:42 AM
 
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Raizal folk

Lucelia
Creole Group




Jumping Polka

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Old 03-12-2016, 09:12 AM
 
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San Andres Popular Music

Spetember: Green Moon Festival



Jiggy Drama & Merry



Obie-P



Stanley Jackson

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Old 03-12-2016, 10:14 AM
 
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Old 03-12-2016, 01:19 PM
 
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One of my favourite live gig spots on San Andres island...

King Nathan




Groove 82

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Old 03-12-2016, 04:37 PM
 
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Source: https://vimeo.com/152590643

Music High
Elkin Robinson (Zouké Root)



I'm Not a Perfect Man
Jiggy Drama ft. Stanley Jackson


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