This reading is a great introduction to latin music. It focuses on Mariachi, (Mexico) Salsa (Caribbean) and Cueca (South America). Each paragraph describes one of the three types of music including the instruments and movements that accompany it.
The reading includes a glossary of new vocabulary and reading comprehension questions in Spanish.
You may also enjoy my Spanish Reading Bundle for Music and Dance
featuring more music themed readings including:
1. Traditional Latin Music - Mariachi, Salsa y Cueca
2. El Tango
3. El flamenco
4. Biography of Shakira
5. Biography of Enrique Iglesias
The readings are in a combination of present and past tenses and each feature a full Spanish-English glossary of difficult vocabulary.