The University of Texas at Austin
Mexican Songs: "La Capilla"
Identifier: e_utfc_0623
Title: Mexican Songs: "La Capilla"
Description: Mexican song sung without accompaniment. Lyric song with refrain that is part nonsense; perhaps soldier's song, has soldier's farewell. Two stanzas and refrain. First line: "En San Diego está una capilla, villa, villa..."
City: Brownsville
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1954/07/22
Creator: de Paredes, Clotilde Manzano (singer)
Contributor: Paredes, Américo (field recorder)
Source: UT Folklore Center Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2X5a
Format: Audiotape (open reel)
Size: 7 in.
Duration: 1 minute, 17 seconds