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Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 9)
Folklore revival festivals
One audio cassette tape. Lilian Arce and Grupo Folklorico continue from C96-111 with the merengue. They also perform a Chilean dance, "La Cueca", and the Mexican Hat Dance ("Jarabe Tapatio"). Arce talks about the group and solicits audience participation in dancing - they learn a Colombian dance. Johnny Conga (Miami, FL) discusses percussion and Hispanic folklore along with his personal history and the history of the conga drum.