Chapter 12: Central and South America

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The Amazon basin is largely found in ______.

unison vocal

Amazonian music tends to emphasize ______ performance.


The siku is a type of ______ common to Andean music traditions.


______ ensembles require the musicians to interlock pitches on their instruments in order to produce a complete melody.


The ______ is a type of button-box accordion common to tango music.

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Tango originated among the "people of the seaport" area in ______.


The ______, a common instrument in mariachi ensembles, is similar to a guitar.


Samba is a popular music associated with Carnival in ______.

musical bow

The berimbau is a type of ______ used in capoeira performance.

martial-arts dance

Capoeira is best described as a ______.

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