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- The copla or copla andaluza is a form of Spanish popular song, deriving from the poetic form of the same name. Although the genre has a long heritage, it flourished in the 1940s, and is epitomized by songwriters Antonio Quintero, Rafael de León and Manuel Quiroga. It is also associated with the Catalonian folk-dance, the sardana.
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The copla is a poetic form of four verses found in many Spanish popular songs as well as in Spanish language literature. There is a related musical genre of the same name. The form is also found widely in Latin America. The name derives from the Latin copula,.
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by Garland Encyclopedia of World Music,
Usually, the first copla is a formal introduction, and the final copla is a formal farewell. The corrido continued in its function of memorializing current events, real or imaginary, long after revolutionary activity subsided. Battles between police and ...
A Study of Everyday Meanings in Hispano New Mexico by Alvin O. Korte
A copla is a quatrain that may incorporate dichos. The dicho is a proverb that expresses succinctly the nature of a social situation. In this sense, the dicho depicts a typical situation and is thus a typification. It presents, simply and effectively, the ...
by Corey Creekmur, Linda Mokdad
(The copla is a popular Spanish song that combines music from Andalusia with the cuplé, a musical style that became more widespread in Spain after the turn of the nineteenth century.) Compositions included in films were also subsequently ...
Time Out Madrid (2011)
by Editors of Time Out
Copla is a form of Spanish ballad, as sung by those depicted here in the dozens of crumbling photos. Tapas are named for famous coplas –Juanita Reina is ham with tomato; Principe Gitano is tuna with peppers, and a range of tortillas ...
by Raphael Patai
Coplas A copla is a narrative poem ...
Made in Spain (2013)
Studies in Popular Music by Sílvia Martinez, Héctor Fouce
Essentially copla is a sung narrative in which the prime element is the story while leaving plenty of leeway to performance, to the point that some authors define the genre as “sung novels” (Reina 2009, 25). They can be satirical, poetical, ...
First EurAsian Conference, Shiraz, Iran, October 29-31, 2002, Proceedings by M. Hassan Shafazand, A Min Tjoa
Copla is a middleware tool that provides transparent access to a replicated repository of persistent objects. Replicas can be located on different nodes of a cluster, of a local area network, or spread across a wide area network spanning ...
The Painter and Decorator (1918)
The Manila Copla Is a type of resins which are termed soft resins, and come to us largely through the port of Manila, being found largely in the East Indies. White Manila is used a great deal in the cheaper interior. THE PAINTER AND ...
by Matthew Hoch
copla. A Spanish song genre that has been in use since the fourteenth century.
Harvard Dictionary of Music (1969)
by Willi Apel
estribillo copla ear.
A Guide for Authors, Editors, Printers, Correctors of the Press, Compositors, and Typists, with Full List of Abbreviations by Frederick Howard Collins
copla verborum* (Lat.;, a full vocabulary. Coppee(Pran9ois), 1842-, Fr. poet. copper, abbr. cop.; symbol Cu* ( cuprum). copperas*, protosulphate of iron. copperize*, to impregnate with copper, ...
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
COPLA'NT, t7. a. From con and plant. To phot together. J.0M .
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