:: Title :: La tonadita llana (La Llana) (false start)
:: Genre :: canto del pandero, Easter song, religious song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Cándida Parra
Díaz, Primitiva Amado
Díaz-Jiménez, Balbina
Díaz-Jiménez, Marcelina
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Arroyo de la Luz (Cáceres), Extremadura (Spain)
:: Language :: Spanish, Extremaduran
:: Culture :: Spanish, Extremaduran
:: Session :: Arroyo de la Luz 10/52
:: Date :: 10/4/1952
:: Reference Information :: T693.0, Track 7 (00:00:12)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Women's songs from Arroyo de la Luz (formerly called Arroyo del Puerco), a village well-known for women's ballads and tambourine playing. Here the romances (ballads), several with picaresque texts, were often sung in unison and danced in a circle by the women. They were known as corros. [Source: field log, editor's observations, guest editor María Gutiérrez]
:: Collection :: Spain 1952-1953

 

 

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