Fantastic variations on La Guaneña” of Universidad Nacional de Colombia
(UNal) Music Conservatorium Professor Mauricio Arias was played by the
University of Florida, Gainesville Symphonic Band on April 14th
Native languages of Colombia: Flourishing or floundering?
Wednesday, 01 June 2016 03:34
According to UNESCO, if action is not taken, half of the 6,000 languages
currently spoken in the world will disappear by the end of this
century. Most at risk are lesser-spoken languages usually within
indigenous or native communities.
Several Indian communities in the southern Colombian province of
Guaviare are working with international assistance to document and
preserve traditions threatened by half a century of armed conflict and