Roqui’s Pandero Beat: Roqui is a coqui frog who lives on the beautiful island of Puerto Rico. Roqui has a big dream of playing plena music on the pandero drum but he is afraid his small size will get in the way of becoming a musician.
The Book Features:
The Afro-Puerto Rican musical genre of bomba y plena
Native musical instrument (pandero)
Moving to the U.S. mainland
Clapping out syllables
Roqui’s perseverance to achieve his goal
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