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Canto a Eleggua
Digital Sheet Music
By Sexto Sentido

Choral Choir (SATB) - Level 4 - Digital Download
By Sexto Sentido. By Anonimo. Arranged by Arlety Valdés, Yudelkis Lafuente. A Cappella, Jazz, Latin, Multicultural, Spiritual, World. Octavo. 9 pages. Yudelkis Lafuente #1933471. Published by Yudelkis Lafuente (A0.873578).

Item Number: A0.873578

"Canto a Eleggua" es un arreglo que fue creado para el cuarteto vocal femenino SEXTO SENTIDO (Cuba), pero se puede adaptar perfectamente a cualquier otro formato musical. Se trata de un canto tradicional dedicado a Eleggua, una de las deidades de la religión Yoruba que proviene del oeste de Africa. El arreglo está concebido para ser interpretado acapella y se pueden incluir palmadas. Es una buena oportunidad no solo para los cantantes de conjuntos vocales, sino para todos los estudiantes de musica en general ya que con la combinación de melodía, armonía y ritmo se puede practicar la independencia y a la vez puede ser una invitación al estudio de la cultura musical afrocubana. Aquí pueden encontrar el arreglo interpretado por SEXTO SENTIDO: "Canto a Eleggua" is an arrangement that was created for the female vocal quartet SEXTO SENTIDO (Cuba), but can be adapted perfectly to any other music format. This is a traditional song dedicated to Eleggua, one of the deities of the Yoruba religion that comes from West Africa. The arrangement was designed to be sung acapella with slaps referring to African rhythms. It is a good opportunity not only for singers or vocal ensembles, but for all music students since they can practice independence with the combination of melody, harmony and rhythm. On top of it all this can be used in the study of Afro-Cuban musical culture. Here you can find the arrangement performed by SEXTO SENTIDO:

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  • August 26, 2016 Long awaited solution to sheet music

    Very good piece of vocal music! The possibility of listening a good recording of it provides the opportunity not only to appreciate the work, but also to understand the style of singing in relation to the musical writing, i.e., the rhythmic subtleties linked to this kind of music. Good...

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