The earliest memory I have of a zambomba (or friction drum) is of my uncle Pedro playing it in a very a-musical fashion while the rest of the family sang one of the four Christmas carols that constituted our repertoire.
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I know how it feels – it’s that time of the year again, and you still have no overwhelmingly exciting plans on the horizon. The silly season brings to Madrid a realm of flamenco Christmas fun – take advantage of it!
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