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Sixto Escobar talks about the cultural importance of folk music

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Summary
Melvin Moore interviews WGBH Radio producer Sixto Escobar about the styles, techniques, and cultural implications of Latino music, in particular that of Puerto Ricans in New York City. Sixto talks about the similarities between folk music in Puerto Rico, and Folk music in the United States in the context of the cultural importance of the music.
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Music--Latin America, Puerto Ricans--Music, Orchestra Pabon (Musical group), Percussion, Impresiones, y Realidad (Motion picture), Escobar, Sixto, Puerto Rican Day Parade - New York City (1975)
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