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Talk: Canciones y Corridos of Higinio V. Gonzales: Song Texts and Contexts

Cultural Anthropologist Dr. David García and Literary Folklorist Dr. Enrique Lamadrid discuss how the canción and corrido served as popular music genres in New Mexico.

When

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Feb 07, 2016
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM

Where

The Albuquerque Museum
2000 Mountain Rd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
505-243-7255

Description

Join Cultural Anthropologist Dr. David García and Literary Folklorist Dr. Enrique Lamadrid as they discuss how the canción and corrido served as popular music genres in New Mexico. Garcia will also perform songs composed by Higinio Gonzales. Gonzales was a 19th century tinsmith, poet, musician and educator featured in in the exhibition, The Artistic Odyssey of Higinio V. Gonzales.

Price

General Museum Admission