Mirna Y. Cabrera & Martha E. Esquenazi - Hal Leonard Corporation
Experience Hispanic-American heritage and traditions with this well-crafted collection of children's folksongs. Playfully illustrated with original Uruguayan art, this resource features reproducible pages of single melodies and game instructions, all with their cultural background. The authors, both of Cuban origin, have collected songs that will appeal to a wide audience, regardless of whether the listener speaks Spanish or English, or reads music. English translations, a pronunciation guide, and curricular indices are included, along with a CD of quality demonstrations of children singing the songs unaccompanied. With this collection, teachers or parents will be able to teach the basic elements of music and Hispanic culture. Songs include: Patito patito, Manola, Los pollitos, A la rueda rueda, Juan Pirulero, and twenty-nine more.