How to play Parang by Dominic Thompson

Dominic Thompson is a professional cuatro player from Trinidad and he has put together this lesson where he shows how to play the rhythm of Parang. The Parang rhythm derives originally from Venezuela and Colombia, the “Parranda” in Spanish, that was brought to Trinidad by the cuckoo planters that migrated into Trinidad. Rhythm of Parang […]

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