Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Archuleta, Ricardo
Arellano, Esequiel
Rael, Juan B.
Dates 1940
Location Arroyo Hondo
New Mexico
United States
Language Castilian
Subjects Alabado (Hymn)
Arroyo Hondo, New Mexico
Field Recordings
Instrumentation: Unaccompanied Vocal
Unaccompanied Vocal
Dios te salve, luna hermosa (God Save Thee, Beautiful Moon) [Audio]
Contributor Names
Arellano, Esequiel (performer)
Created / Published
None, 1940-07-30.
Subject Headings
-  instrumentation: Unaccompanied Vocal
-  Alabado (hymn)
-  Recording log notes: Esequiel Arellano, age 40, is the brother of Narciso. He is also a resident of Arroyo Hondo, New Mexico.
-  Alabado Category: In Praise of the Virgin
-  Collector's notes: This alabado, a gloss of "Hail Mary," is sung at vigils and wakes when dawn comes.
-  Transcription: ¡Dios te salve, luna hermosa,/Dios te salve, luz del día,/Dios te salve, gran Señora,/y Dios te salve, María!/Los ángeles en el cielo,/los hombres en alabanza,/la boca llena digamos,/Virgen llena eres de gracia./Rendidos a tus santos pies, /Virgen, mercedes te pidemos,/concédenoslas, Señora,/pues el Señor es contigo./Más hermosa que la luna/y más linda que el sol eres,/desde el principio del mundo,/Señora, bendita tú eres.
-  Transcription: English Translation
-  Transcription: God save Thee, beautiful moon,/God save Thee, light of day,/God save Thee, great Lady, /and God save Thee, Mary!/The angels in heaven, /men and women in praise,/mouth overflowing let us say/Virgin thou art full of grace./Surrendered at your holy feet,/Virgin, mercies we ask of thee,/grant us them, Lady, /well the Lord is with thee./More beautiful than the moon/and prettier than the sun art thou,/from the beginning of the world,/Lady, blessed art thou.
-  In Spanish. (language)
-  Also included in The Juan B. Rael Collection. (exhibitions)
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