Music Grows Magic at Curacao’s Den Paradera
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Music Grows Magic at Curacao’s Den Paradera

Den Paradera is among the most uncommon garden attractions in the Caribbean, with Dinah Veeris among our region's most treasured personalities.
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Saturday Video: Get Ready For World Creole Music Festival 2014
🇩🇲Dominica

Saturday Video: Get Ready For World Creole Music Festival 2014

For one special weekend each fall, the usually quiet island of Dominica becomes party central for the Caribbean music world.
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Saturday Video: Throwing Authentic Taíno Pots to Palos With Los Hermanos Guillén
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Saturday Video: Throwing Authentic Taíno Pots to Palos With Los Hermanos Guillén

Over the past 3 generations, Los Hermanos Guillén have collected and reproduced native Taíno ceramic art as a way to preserve the history of Hispañola.
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Saturday Video: Everything That Makes the Virgin Islands So Nice
🇻🇮U.S. Virgin Islands

Saturday Video: Everything That Makes the Virgin Islands So Nice

There is absolutely, positively no place like home in the U.S. Virgin Islands for us. The song Virgin Islands Nice shows why...
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My Memories of Kindergarten in St. Croix and Linstead Market
🇯🇲Jamaica

My Memories of Kindergarten in St. Croix and Linstead Market

One of my warmest memories of my earliest years at St. Croix Country Day School is of a sad song about a market in magical place called Jamaica.
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Alpha Boys’ School, Nurturing Jamaican Music for More Than 100 Years
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Alpha Boys’ School, Nurturing Jamaican Music for More Than 100 Years

Founded in 1880 by Catholic nuns, Jamaica's Alpha Boys' School has somewhat miraculously served as one of the world's greatest music factories for generations.
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Saturday Video: 3:10am at Trinidad Carnival Panorama
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Saturday Video: 3:10am at Trinidad Carnival Panorama

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Scratch Music Bands of the USVI
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Scratch Music Bands of the USVI

Scratch music has its roots in slavery, when displaced Africans would make music out of anything they could find in the USVI.
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Saturday Video: The Beautiful Flag Women of Trinidad Carnival
🇹🇹Trinidad

Saturday Video: The Beautiful Flag Women of Trinidad Carnival

Pulse-pounding, sexy, infectious – a Flag Woman's performance is as critical to a winning steel band orchestra as having all the players hit the right notes.
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