¡Canta con Venezuela! Sing with Venezuela!

Serenata Guayanesa SFW40566

Serenata Guayanesa is a musical ensemble, but much more - it is a living treasure of Venezuela’s musical and cultural heritage. Founded in 1971 in Guayana, the southeastern region along the Orinoco River, by four college students who liked to serenade family and friends, the group swiftly rose to national acclaim through its pioneering interpretations of music in many different styles of folk music from across Venezuela. Join these masters of folk song performance, and ¡Canta con Venezuela! Sing with Venezuela! 64 minutes, 40 page booklet with bilingual notes and photos.

This album is part of the Smithsonian Folkways Tradiciones/Traditions Series of Latino music albums, produced with support by the Smithsonian Latino Center.

EN ESPAÑOL
Serenata Guayanesa es mucho más que un conjunto musical: es un tesoro vivo del patrimonio musical y cultural de Venezuela. Fundada en 1971 en Guayana, la región del sudeste que colinda el río Orinoco, por cuatro estudiantes universitarios que le gustaba dar serenatas a familiares y amigos. El grupo fue reconocido rápidamente recibiendo la aclamación nacional gracias a sus interpretaciones musicales, pioneras en diferentes estilos del folclor musical a través de Venezuela. Únete a estos maestros de la canción popular, y ¡Canta con Venezuela! Sing with Venezuela! 64 minutos, folleto de 40 páginas con fotos y notas bilingües.

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Year Released 2014
Record Label Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Source Archive Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Copyright 2014 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Genre(s) Latin; World
Country(s) Venezuela
Instrument(s) Acoustic bass; Bandola llanera; Bandola oriental; Bass; Bell; Bongo; Bongos; Bumbac; Conga con palo; Congas; Coquito; Cuatro; Güira; Guitar; Laures; Mandolina; Maracas; Tambor; Tambora; Tres; Vocals
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101 El sapo – The Toad (golpe guayanés) Serenata Guayanesa 3:50 Not Available for Download
102 A la una – At One (tango negro) Serenata Guayanesa 2:48 Not Available for Download
103 Polo de la soledad – The Polo of Loneliness (polo oriental) Serenata Guayanesa 3:49 Not Available for Download
104 Simón, Simón – Simon, Simon (gaita de tambora) Serenata Guayanesa 4:22 Not Available for Download
105 El papagayo – The Kite (danza oriental) Serenata Guayanesa 3:16 Not Available for Download
106 Easter Morning (calipso) Serenata Guayanesa 4:39 Not Available for Download
107 Viajera del río – River Traveler (vals canción) Serenata Guayanesa 3:18 Not Available for Download
108 Golpe y estribillo (joropo oriental) Serenata Guayanesa 5:52 Not Available for Download
109 Danzas zulianas: "Soberana," "María Cecilia," "Maracaibera" Serenata Guayanesa 4:47 Not Available for Download
110 El norte es una quimera – The North Is a Fantasy (merengue caraqueño) Serenata Guayanesa 4:21 Not Available for Download
111 Tardes guayanesas – Guayana Afternoons (vals) Serenata Guayanesa 3:36 Not Available for Download
112 Calipso de El Callao – Calipso of El Callao (calipso) Serenata Guayanesa 4:06 Not Available for Download
113 Desesperanza – Despair (bolero) Serenata Guayanesa 3:45 Not Available for Download
114 Qué bonita – How Pretty (sangueo) Serenata Guayanesa 3:59 Not Available for Download
115 San Rafael guayanés – Guayanan St. Rafael (joropo llanero) Serenata Guayanesa 3:41 Not Available for Download
116 Corre caballito – Run, Little Horse (aguinaldo) Serenata Guayanesa 3:35 Not Available for Download
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