What is Cuban style music called?
Why is Cuban music so good?
Due to the syncretic nature of most of its genres, Cuban music is often considered one of the richest and most influential regional music in the world. For instance, the son cubano merges an adapted Spanish guitar (tres), melody, harmony, and lyrical traditions with Afro-Cuban percussion and rhythms.
What are the three most influential styles of Afro-Cuban music?
The three most influential genres of Cuban music are the danzón, using European instrumentation in slow dances, the son, which presents lyrical verses alongside Afro-Cuban rhythms, and the rumba, an improvisational style focused heavily on rhythm.