Music of Colombia

Colombia celebrates with 'Sabrosura' OAS's declaration of the country's rhythms as heritage of the Americas

Colombia celebrates with ‘Sabrosura’ OAS’s declaration of the country’s rhythms as heritage of the Americas Colombian Ambassador to the Organization of American States (OAS), Andrés González, announced this Tuesday that nine Colombian rhythms were declared as Cultural Heritage of the Americas. “From the Andean region the bambuco and torbellino. From the Caribbean the vallenato, the cumbia and the mapalé. [...]