Skip to Global Navigation Skip to Local Site Navigation Skip to Main Content
Visit Loyola

New Sounds of Colombia: Carlos Vives

Dr. Manuel Sevilla on Colombian Music

On September 16, 2015, Dr. Manuel Sevilla, Director of Humanities at Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Cali, Colombia, spoke to a large crowd of students and faculty at Loyola University New Orleans. He explained musical traditions of Colombia and how Carlos Vives y La Provincia make use of the musical and iconic symbols of this tradition.