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  Music of Antigua and Barbuda - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Antigua and Barbuda is a Caribbean nation in the Lesser Antilles chain.
Antigua's largest and oldest steel orchestra that still competes is the Hell's Gate steel orchestra.
Anguilla - Antigua and Barbuda - Aruba and the Netherlands Antilles - Barbados - Dominica - Grenada
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 Antigua and Barbuda - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Antigua and Barbuda is an island nation located in the eastern Caribbean Sea on the boundary with the Atlantic Ocean.
Antigua and Barbuda are part of the Lesser Antilles archipelago with the archipelago of Guadeloupe to the south, Montserrat to the southwest, Saint Kitts and Nevis to the west and Saint Barthélemy and Saint Martin to the northwest.
Antigua and Barbuda is a Commonwealth Realm and the head of state is Queen Elizabeth II, who is represented in Antigua and Barbuda by a governor general.
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 Encyclopedia: Antigua and Barbuda
Sir James Beethoven Carlisle (born 1937) is the Governor-General of Antigua and Barbuda.
Barbuda is an island in the Antigua and Barbuda.
Antigua is a tropical paradise located in the Leeward Islands of the Caribbean.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Antigua-and-Barbuda   (1280 words)

  
 Wikinfo | Antigua and Barbuda   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Antigua and Barbuda are part of the Lesser Antilles with the island of Guadeloupe to the south, Montserrat to the southwest, Saint Kitts and Nevis to the west and Saint Barthélemy to the northwest.
The Siboney were the first to inhabit the islands of Antigua and Barbuda in 2400 BC, but Arawak and Carib Amerindian tribes populated the islands when Christopher Columbus landed on his second voyage in 1493.
As with most nations in the Commonwealth, the head of state is Queen Elizabeth II, who is represented in Antigua and Barbuda by a governor general.
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 ‘Op z'n Caribisch’ – vakanties in Antigua & Barbuda en het Caribisch gebied
Antigua is het grootste en dichtstbevolkte; dit 279 km² grote eiland telt ongeveer 67.000 inwoners.
Ook Barbuda heeft uitgestrekte, prachtig witte zandstranden en kustwateren waarin ontelbare zeedieren voorkomen.
Er is verder niet veel te doen op Barbuda en er zijn niet zo veel voorzieningen voor toeristen, maar dat maakt het eiland nu juist zo onweerstaanbaar.
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 Antigua & Barbuda - Caribbean CHOICE - Your Gateway to the Caribbean!
Antigua and Barbuda are two of the Leeward Islands located South East of Puerto Rico in the Caribbean Sea.
Antiguan Barbuda is a partner of the regional University of the West Indies.
Antigua and Barbuda flourished and prospered for 3 decades as a tourist center, but foreign debt, low growth in the early 1990s, and dependency on a single industry led to a recession.
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 Timeline of trends in music (1940-1949) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
ASCAP strike against broadcasters leads to period in which only public-domain music was broadcast.
BMI's search for non-ASCAP music in turn created channels for the emergence in the U. of Latin and fl music, setting the stage for the decline of Tin Pan Alley and the rise of RandB and rock-and-roll.
Jazz music and Afro-Cuban rhythms are united to form Latin jazz, or Cubop
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 Timeline of trends in music (1950-1959) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Haitian compas and cadence rampa take over the music scene in Martinique, Guadeloupe and elsewhere in the Lesser Antilles, displacing biguine and similar native genres, which continue to thrive in rural villages
Bahamanian junkanoo parades, annual celebrations of music and dance, begin to become more organized, eventually helping solidify the sound of junkanoo and move it towards popularization
Cuban bolero music is briefly popular, and leaves a long-standing influence on the Nashville Sound
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Timeline_of_trends_in_music_(1950-1959)   (2137 words)

  
 antigua music and other antigua related information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Steel drum music has been an important part of Carnival since that time, and Antigua is home to many of the Caribbean's finest steel bands.
Soca is a musical form that grafts the...
Community Calendar Antigua An evening of music Applications for Queen of Carnival Pag Citizens and Friends of Montserrat Horticultural Christmas New Bethel SDA Academy Christmas Progr New exhibits at Woods...
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 Calypso tent - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Although traditional calypso has lost ground to soca and party music, the Tents remain popular venues and still serve as a launch pad for many young artistes.
Their popularity (and profitability) have declined in recent years as increasingly racist calypsos have alienated many Indo-Trinidadians.
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 Antigua & Barbuda - Carnival & Music
Steel drum music was created when the bamboo percussion instruments traditionally used to back up calypso were replaced by hammered steel pans cut from oil drums.
Whereas there is no dispute that the steel pan was developed in Trinidad, the indigenous development of the steel band in Antigua and Barbuda was an outgrowth of the iron bands which were prominent at Christmas time.
Soca is a musical form that grafts the slower beat of American soul music to the upbeat tempos of calypso.
www.geographia.com /antigua-barbuda/Agcarn01.htm   (339 words)

  
 Antigua & Barbuda: Antigua music and recording services.
Antigua and Barbuda: Antigua music and recording services.
and let us know what kind of Antigua music services you are interested in Antigua.
Your e-mails help us put the type of Antigua music services you want to see in our guide.
www.antiguanice.com /antigua_barbuda_music.htm   (77 words)

  
 Antigua and Barbuda
The island of Antigua is separated into six parishes:
Tourism continues to dominate the economy, accounting for more than half of GDP.
CIA - The World Factbook -- Antigua and Barbuda - CIA's Factbook on Antigua and Barbuda
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 Antigua & Barbuda: Explore Antigua & Barbuda.
Welcome to "Explore Antigua" at Antigua Nice Ltd. a compilation of information about our Island.
If there are things that you would like to know about and can't find, please e-mail us to let us know and we'll put it on our to-do list.
Some of the birds, mammals and reptiles you can find on Antigua and Barbuda.
www.antiguanice.com /antigua_barbuda_information.htm   (182 words)

  
 ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA
Columbus landed on Antigua in 1493 and named the island after the church of Santa Maria de la Antigua in Seville, Spain.
It was colonised by the English in 1632 and apart from a brief French occupation in 1667, remained British until becoming an 'Associated State' in 1967.
Antigua and Barbuda Pushes for Special and Differential Treatment for OECS States
www.jis.gov.jm /special_sections/CARICOMNew/antiguaBarbuda.html   (1036 words)

  
 Antigua and Barbuda - Time - Weather - Coins - Hotels - Music
Antigua and Barbuda - Time - Weather - Coins - Hotels - Music
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www.exxun.com /AntiguaandBarbuda/k_lk.html   (302 words)

  
 Antigua & Barbuda - Calendar of Events
Exhibition at Museum of Antigua and Barbuda featuring Antigua Sailing Week and Cricket.
Royal Antigua and Barbuda Police Force Week of Activities.
THE ANTIGUA and BARBUDA DEPARTMENT OF TOURISM CNR.
www.antigua-barbuda.org /Agcal01.htm   (722 words)

  
 Antigua Sun
There appears to be some end in sight to the persistent bickering, backstabbing and treacherous behaviour which have plagued the Antigua Labour Party in recent weeks.
Party Leader Lester Bird, according to reports, took charge of the steering committee meeting yesterday and led the way for a resolution.
President of the Antigua & Barbuda Basketball Association Anderson Carty is responding to comments made by former head of the or
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 Antigua and Barbuda - Information
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Antigua and Barbuda appears in the following lists
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 ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA MUSEUM - Heritages
Antigua and Barbuda is full of history - Let us preserve it!   
OUR HERITAGE is everything that has been passed down to us.
Stony Gulley - Bethesda Tamarind Tree - Newgate St - Barbuda Lagoon - Garrets - Slave Route.
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 Music Industry Resources - Antigua and Barbuda - Music>Music Industry Resources
Music Industry Resources - Antigua and Barbuda - Music>Music Industry Resources
Local & Regional Website Directory : Other Countries & Nations : Antigua and Barbuda
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 Antigua and Barbuda News Sites and Newspapers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Antiqua business site providing regular islands' news as well as information relating to investments, finance and tourism.
Official website of the Antigua and Barbuda Department of Tourism, containing a full guide to the islands: location, climate, history, events, accommodation, restaurants, more.
Daily newspaper featuring Caribbean news, local interest stories, and area classifieds.
www.world-newspapers.com /antigua.html   (60 words)

  
 Antigua and Barbuda Caribbean Regional Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Music » Regional » Caribbean »; Antigua and Barbuda
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 Sheet Music - Antigua and Barbuda - Music>Sheet Music
Sheet Music - Antigua and Barbuda - Music>Sheet Music
WoW World Website Directory : Entertainment : Music : Sheet Music
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 Internet Broadcasts - Antigua and Barbuda - Music>Internet Broadcasts
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 CMatt Communications
Antigua Computer Technology Ltd (ACT) Antigua's #1 Internet Service Provider
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ACT OnLine, Antigua and Barbuda's #1 Internet Service Provider
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 Antigua Net: Antigua!
Providing you with what you need to know about Antigua and Barbuda - "The Heart of the Caribbean!" Click on one of the button bars below to find out more about Antigua and Barbuda.
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 Web Directories - Antigua and Barbuda - Music>Web Directories
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