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Cancionero 2

 File — Box: 2, CD: 19

Scope and Contents

Tracks: 1. Corrido de Kansas, death of vaquero in Kansas. 2. Corrido de Bataan, World War II. 3. Ya volvi de Corea, Korean War. 4. Corrido de Daniel Fernandez, from Los Lunas, died in Viet Nam War. 5. Corrido del 720, New Mexico soldiers in Saudia Arabia. 6. El caballo mojino, 1902 horse race, Proano Ranch. 7. Dos carnales, low-riders, robbers, coke, drugs. 8. La viuda abandonada, women. 9. El hijo desobediente, disobedient son killed in a fight. 10. Delgadina, Durango, father, daughter and incest, women. 11. Jacinto Trevino, Texas shoot out . 12. Maquina 501, burning dynamite railroad car, Sonora. 13. Toma de Zacatecas, 1911 Pancho Villa, Mexican Revolution. 14. Benito Canales, executed by the Mexican government 1900. 15. Felipe Angeles, Mexican Revolution, Chihuahua execution 1920. 16. Los tequileros, Guerrero, Texas Rangers killed three men. 17. Valente Quintero, solder, killed in fight with his commanding major.

Note: Corrido songs selected by Lamadrid for his classes, copyright to the CDs held by Enrique Lamadrid. For the Spanish and English texts for the songs on these CDs see the 2002 Smithsonian exhibit booklet and the 2004 National Hispanic Cultural Center exibit booklet (box 1, folders 43 and 44)


  • 1991-2016

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English Spanish

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 2 boxes (1.2 cu. ft.)

Repository Details

Part of the UNM Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections Repository

University of New Mexico Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections
University Libraries, MSC05 3020
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque NM 87131