Nidia Góngora

Leading voice of Canalon de Timbiqui.


She is a traditional music singer from Timbiqui, in the north coast of Cauca Department in Colombia.She belongs to a family immersed in the musical traditions of the south Colombian Pacific coast; she learned from her father the vocal techniques and the musical format of the region. From her mother, who is also a singer from Timbiqui, she has inherited her passion for singing.