The University of Texas at Austin
Mexican Songs (huapangos)
Identifier: e_utfc_0734
Title: Mexican Songs (huapangos)
Description: Mexican Songs performed in Tontoyuca, Veracruz by Plat„n Sanchez (violinist), Epifanio Hernandez (vocalist, guitarist), and Macario Hernandez (jarana player), who form the musical group –Conjunto Plat„n Sanchez.” Songs include –El gustito,” –El huerfanito,” and –El caiman.” A second recording on the same tape consists of songs performed by an unnamed vocalist in San Sebastian, Veracruz. Songs include –Jurame,” and –Para todo el a_o.”
City: Tontoyuca; San Sebastian
State: Veracruz
Country: Mexico
Date: [1968]/01/28
Creator: Conjunto Plat„n Sanchez; Sanchez, Plat„n (violinist); Hernandez, Epifanio (vocalist, guitarist); Her
Contributor: Mendoza, Gabriel (translator); Lane, Karen (field recorder)
Source: UT Folklore Center Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Format: Audiotape (open reel)
Size: 7 in.
Duration: 29 minutes, 47 seconds