Monday, April 8th, 2013
Have you ever heard of a molinillo? A molinillo is a traditional Mexican wood whisk.
courtesy: Scott Phillips
It is primarily used in the preparation of hot beverages, like hot chocolate. The molinillo is held between the palms and rotated by rubbing the palms together, the rotation creates the froth in the drink.
You might ask now what does a molinillo have to do with music. Well, let me explain.
I am currently teaching a session of classes on music and movement from Latin America. Read more