¡Soy Salvadoreño! Chanchona Music from Eastern El Salvador


¡Soy Salvadoreño! Chanchona Music from Eastern El Salvador by Smithsonian Folkways at Your Free Album. MPN: SF40535. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. Chanchona music is rooted in the rural life of the region of Oriente (East) of El Salvador. Chanchona, literally ''big sow,'' takes its name from the size & shape of the stringed bass that anchors this ensemble's music. While its sound of violins, guitars, percussion & bass is distinctive, musically, it has a lot in common with nearby Caribbean & Mexican popular dance musics. Rhythmic cumbias, lively canciones rancheras (country songs) slower, romantic boleros & homegrown lyrics form the core of


¡Soy Salvadoreño! Chanchona Music from Eastern El Salvador by Smithsonian Folkways
4.4 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
Condition: New
Availability: In Stock
$14.77


Quantity:  

 


Product Description & Reviews

Chanchona music is rooted in the rural life of the region of Oriente (East) of El Salvador. Chanchona, literally "big sow," takes its name from the size & shape of the stringed bass that anchors this ensemble's music. While its sound of violins, guitars, percussion & bass is distinctive, musically, it has a lot in common with nearby Caribbean & Mexican popular dance musics. Rhythmic cumbias, lively canciones rancheras (country songs) slower, romantic boleros & homegrown lyrics form the core of the Chanchona's repertoire. 14 trks, 51 mins, 36-pg bklt w/ bilingual notes!

Features & Highlights

  • Shrink-wrapped

Additional Information

Brand:
Smithsonian Folkways
Manufacturer:
Smithsonian Folkways
Category:
El Salvador
MPN:
SF40535
Release Date:
2011-09-13
UPC:
093074053522
Part Number:
SF40535
Genre:
Latin
Artist:
Los Hermanos Lovo
Publisher:
Smithsonian Folkways
Format:
CD
Publication Date:
2011-09-13
Binding:
Audio CD
Item Weight:
0.25 pounds
Item Size:
5.75 x 0.5 x 5 inches
Package Weight:
0.5 pounds
Package Size:
4.9 x 0.4 x 5.5 inches

 


Have questions about this item (SF40535), or would like to inquire about a custom or bulk order?


If you have any questions about this product by Smithsonian Folkways, contact us by completing and submitting the form below. If you are looking for a specif part number, please include it with your message.

First Name:
Last Name:
Email Address:
Your Message:

Related Best Sellers


mpn: unknown, ean: 0093070424425,
Produced and recorded by David Blair Stiffler. ''The Pipils are descendants of the Aztecs of Mexico and today are the last pure-blooded Indians living in the country of El Salvador. Aside from the Pipils there are few remnant groups of the Lenca, Pok...

ean: 4903773137934,
Banda El Limon de Salvador Lizarraga (Sangre Caliente Luz-043) 01. Bohemio de aficion 02. Que de raro tiene 03. La feria de San Marcos 04. La interesada 05. La Pollera Colorada 06. Borracho perdido 07. A que le tiras cuando suenas Mexicano 08. La pr...

mpn: 1170978,
La Original Banda el Limon (Derecho De Antiguedad) 76477 1. El Maestro 2. Derecho De Antiguedad 3. Mi Ultima Carta 4. Cabrones Hasta La Madre -Explicit 5. La Cama Destendida 6. Sexy Se Menea 7. Muchacho Pobre 8. Ponlo A Prueba 9. Que Me Digan Loco 1...

ean: 0018964050320,
Yolocamba I Ta are a six-member band. Cara o Cruz (Heads or Tails) -- Music of El Salvador was recorded in Mexico City, Mexico in 1988.