The Zambra Mora

Dance has always been an important part of culture, and the changes in them tend to reflect the environments they are preformed in. The flamenco is no exception, and depending on the provenance of Spain you were in, affected the style of the dance. In Granada, they had a unique version called the Zambra. It… Continue reading The Zambra Mora

15th Century Spain

Aragon begins the century with the last of the members of the House of Barcelona in power, Martin the Humane (depending on whom you ask, there was little war during his reign, but he also launched crusades into Northern Africa). He succeeded his brother John I in 1396, but was stuck in Sicily as its… Continue reading 15th Century Spain