:: Title :: El corregidor y la molinera
:: Genre :: ballad, romance
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Moreno, Victoria (Tía Bernacha) [vocal]
Unidentified [almirez (mortar and pestle)]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Vegas del Matute (Segovia), Castilla y León (Spain)
:: Language :: Spanish, Castilian
:: Culture :: Spanish, Castilian
:: Session :: Vegas del Matute 10/52
:: Date :: 10/28/1952
:: Reference Information :: T704.0, Track 10 (00:01:50)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Lomax?s visit to Segovia seems to have been the result of his having seen or heard about a folkloric ensemble which was put together in Zarzuela del Monte and Vegas del Monte, as an offshoot of the Feminine Section?s ?Choirs and Dances? (Coros y Danzas groups. [Source: field log, guest editor Carlos Porro and colleagues]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Famous ballad of the magistrate and the miller's wife, inspired the "Three-Cornered Hat." Noise imitates turning millwheel.
:: Collection :: Spain 1952-1953

 

 

© Association for Cultural Equity | Contact | Rights