A Celebration of Caribbean Music, Food and Culture


 

Start by watching this video featuring award-winning Latin percussionist Rolando Morales-Matos demonstrating a variety of Caribbean drums and beats leading into an exciting percussion performance.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For more about our amazing guest musician, Rolando Morales-Matos, visit his website: http://www.rolandomoralesmatos.com/


 

Music

 

For more information about Latin American music traditions in the Caribbean and music from a variety of islands within the region, check out these online resources from the Library of Congress, Smithsonian Institution and the official tourism website of Puerto Rico: 

 

 

 

Food

 


 

Art and Culture

 

 

Recommended Reading and Listening 

 

These books, ebooks, audiobooks and media are all available through our BCCLS catalog. Order online using your library card for curbside or front desk pick up!

 

Children and Families

 

Adult Nonfiction

Adult Fiction and Literature

 

 

Music and DVDs

Help us to keep these resource lists growing! If you know of a great book, website, CD or DVD that belongs on our lists, email Jenifer at may@secaucus.bccls.org