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Thread #8818   Message #1308166
Posted By: Q (Frank Staplin)
26-Oct-04 - 08:32 PM
Thread Name: Spanish-language songs
Subject: RE: Spanish-language songs
Robb, J. D., 1954, "Hispanic Folk Songs of New Mexico."
Small collection with arrangements for voice and piano. University of New Mexico Press.

Don't forget the cds that have the printed lyrics.
Germaine Montero, Folk Songs of Spain. Excellent voice, good diction.
Won Gran Prix du Disque. Lyrics included in booklet (or on jacket if you find an old lp).

Tejano Roots, The Women. Arhoolie cd-343. Booklet with complete lyrics. Twenty-two Tejano songs from 1946-1970.
Tejano Roots, Raices Tejanas. Tejano and Conjunto music. Twenty-four songs, full lyrics in booklet.

Guest Rony- There is a religious story for children. "La Gitanita." I think there is also a song on the same topic. Is this the one? Need more information.
There also is a well-known piece for Spanish or classical guitar with that name.