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Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Photos of Afro-Peruvian Dancing

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While staying with Perú´s famous Ballumbrosio family in 
El Carmen (Chincha), Perú, I was treated to live Afro-Peruvian 
performances under my own vacation rooftop.

Amador Ballumbrosio
The late, great maestro Amador Ballumbrosio,
master of Afro-Peruvian music and dance.

Zapateo (Afro-Peruvian Tap Dance)
 Afro-Peruvian tap dancing known as “Zapateo”

Afro-Peruvian dance
 Afro-Peruvian dance


Mamá Adelina's birthday
Mamá Adelina, wife of Amador Ballumbrosio on her birthday


Ronal Ylleacas
R1- 2A
The Ballumbrosio Home in El Carmen de Chincha Perú


 The jawbone of a donkey is standard
in Afro-Peruvian Percussion


DANCING the ZAPATEO
L-R:  
Roberto Ballumbrosio
César Ballumbrosio, 
unknown
Ronal Yllescas
Camilo Ballumbrosio