Tambor (dance)

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Tambor is a coastal Afro-Venezuelan music and dance. It is a cultural manifestation originating in the slaves from Africa.

The main public ritual of the African diasporic religion, Santería, the toque de santo drumming ceremony, is also known as tambor.[1]


  1. ^ Hagedorn 2001, pp. 3, 75; Fernández Olmos & Paravisini-Gebert 2011, p. 80.