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The jarabe is one of the most traditional song forms of the mariachi genre. In the Spanish language, jarabe literally means syrup, which probably refers to the mixture of meters within one jarabe.

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Google previewBelwin 21st Century Band Method, Level 2: Conductor


The jarabe is a traditional Mexican dance, in a moderate tempo, with a meter in 3/ 4, 3/8 or occasionally changing to 6/8. "La Piñata" is a children's folk song sung at Christmas time or birthdays or other special occasions. The papier-maché ...

Google previewCarlos Chavez and His World (2015)

by Leonora Saavedra

The jarabe is a rural dance genre ...

Google previewThe Book of World-famous Music (2000)

Classical, Popular, and Folk by James J. Fuld

The Jarabe Tapatio is the national dance of Mexico, and is said to have been first danced in its present form at the Coliseo in Mexico City on July 9, 1790.2 The Jarabe is a Spanish dance, and the dance became popular with the people of ...

Google previewMariachi (2009)

by Patricia Greathouse

Descended from the fifteenth-century Spanish jarabe gatuno, it was modified by indigenous influences and has been danced in the west of Mexico since the eighteenth century. The jarabe is a medley of dance pieces that depicts courtship , ...

Google previewAfrican Mexicans and the Discourse on Modern Nation (2004)

by Marco Polo Hernández Cuevas, Richard L. Jackson

Jarabe is a sweet drink made from cooked sugar and fruit, or cooked sugar and plant, or herbal juices that may be used, given the case, as a refreshing or medicinal drink. A good fiesta...

To give jarabe means to sweeten up a person. 17 See ...

Google previewThe Overland Monthly (1871)

The jarabe is a dance which seems to be peculiar to the Mexicans. It was introduced by the early Spaniards, and is, doubtless, of ancient Moorish 334 [OCT. IN THE WILDS OF WESTERN MEXICO.

Google previewThe Day of the Dead (2010)

A Pictorial Archive of Dia de Los Muertos by Jean Moss

(The jarabe is a popular 042. Roberto Montenegro. Book illustration. 1921.

Google previewCelebrating Latino Folklore: An Encyclopedia of Cultural Traditions [3 volumes] (2012)

An Encyclopedia of Cultural Traditions by Maria Herrera-Sobek

BALLET FOLKLÓRICO: JARABE TAPATÍO The Jarabe Tapatío, or “Mexican Hat Dance” as it is most commonly referred to in English, is a traditional Mexican folk dance and musical piece that narrates the story of a courtship between a woman ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Mexico (1981)

by Donald C. Briggs, Marvin Alisky

JARABE TAPATIO. The jarabe tapatio is the national folk dance of Mexico, originating in the state of Jalisco. A man in a charro or cowboy suit and a woman in a china poblana dress dance with vigorous stomping, circling a large sombrero .

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

goma, condón lentes de contacto pastillas anticonceptivas algodón jarabe para ...

Google previewEssential Dictionary of Music : Definiti (1996)

by Lindsey C. Harnsberger

jarabe ISp., hah-RAH-beh): A Mexican dance in moderate tempo. jazz: An American musical style of the 20th century characterized by syncopated rhythms and improvisation jazz-rock: See fusion jete IFr, zheh-TAY): The ...

Google previewThe Hal Leonard Pocket Music Dictionary (1993)

by Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation

Janissary/Janizary music: Highly percussive music of, or in the style of, Turkish military bands, jarabe (hah-RAH-beh): A type of Spanish tap dance, jazz: A style of music of Afro-American roots characterized by a strong rhythmic understructure , ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Folklife (2015)

by Simon J Bronner

The jarabe tapatío, or Mexican hat dance, is a.

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