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Jude Perez (right) plays an ornate rhythm on vihuela as his partner Alexis Reyes (left) plucks the guitarron beside him. As the heartbeat of the group, the two are required to listen and work in harmony with each other, hence being called an armonia section. Photo by Amanda Lozano).

Jude Perez (right) plays an ornate rhythm on vihuela as his partner Alexis Reyes (left) plucks the guitarron beside him. As the heartbeat of the group, the two are required to listen and work in harmony with each other, hence being called an armonia section. Photo by Amanda Lozano).

Jude Perez (right) plays an ornate rhythm on vihuela as his partner Alexis Reyes (left) plucks the guitarron beside him. As the heartbeat of the group, the two are required to listen and work in harmony with each other, hence being called an armonia section. Photo by Amanda Lozano).