|03-15-2008, 09:05 AM||#1|
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Ever Heard of Haitian Jazz?
Haitian Jazz is a fusion of Haitian music and American Jazz. Furthermore, Haitian Jazz may be divided into two sub categories:
1) One consisting of Haitian Vodou/Roots music and Jazz, and
2) Another fusing Konpa (Haiti's popular music) and American Jazz.
Listen to these tracks:
the following is a fusion of Jazz and Konpa using All Blues from Miles's Kinda Blue.
06 all blues.mp3 - 6.38MB
Another Haitian Jazz track fusing konpa and Jazz by Harold Faustin:
06 manu.mp3 - 16.71MB
Now, Haitian Jazz using Jazz and Haitian Vodou music (most popular form of Haitian Jazz):
07 caravan.mp3 - 6.57MB
01 dilere.mp3 - 8.20MB