Calypso music on Aruba – radio interview with Gregory Richardson

Calypso, one of the oldest music genre in the Caribbean, developed in Trinidad and Tobago. In this interview in Dutch, Cultural Anthropologist Gregory Richardson will share in short the history of the Calypso music genre and focusing mainly on the Caribbean island Aruba…

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“Dande” – a New Years tradition on Aruba

It has been a long time since I wrote something but now two days before, I had the urge to write. Since I have been living abroad, every end of the year I get emotional and long to be with my family on Aruba. When the clock hits 00:00, where ever I may be, there is one song that has to be played: the Dande…