Canta, mariachi, canta! Traditional Mexican Songs for the Elementary Music Class Song arrangements and recordings by José HernándezMariachi Education Consultant, Marcia Neel Tranlator and Orthography Consultant, Renata Chapa Classroom instrument parts by Tom Anderson Book and audio &; PDF access Grades 3 - 6
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General music classes can experience authentic mariachi styles and rhythms with this resource of eight traditional Mexican songs. Arrangements are written by respected mariachi composer and performer José Hernández and work well with guitar or piano accompaniment. Optional parts are for barred Orff instruments. The teacher edition has vocal parts with Spanish lyrics, pronunciation guides, piano and guitar accompaniment, Orff instrument parts, and brief song translations and history. Includes digital access to authentic recordings produced by Maestro Hernández and performed on tradtional mariachi instruments. Digital access to PDFs of singer and instrument parts are included. Songs: Cielito Lindo El venadito La golondrina La llorona La sandunga Las mañanitas Los barandales del puente Noche de paz (Silent Night) with English and Spanish lyrics