Flavio Alvarez (in blue) and his 2009 apprentice Carlos Gonzalez (in yellow) at a Wanaragua celebration (Sherwood Chen)


Flavio Alvarez (in blue) and his 2009 apprentice Carlos Gonzalez (in yellow) at a Wanaragua celebration (Sherwood Chen)
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Apprentice Carlos Gonzalez (left, in yellow) stands with master artist Flavio Alvarez and young Wanaragua dancer Omari (kneeling) during the 2009 New Year's Day Wanaragua, a traditional Garifuna community procession of song, drum, and dance.  Photo: Sherwood Chen