Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Cantú, José Ignacio
Dates 1940
Language Castilian
Subjects Alabado (Hymn)
Instrumentation: Unaccompanied Vocal
Manassa, Colorado
Unaccompanied Vocal
Dulcisimo Jesús mío (My Sweetest Jesus) [Audio]
Contributor Names
Cantú, José Ignacio; vocal (performer)
Created / Published
None, 1940-08-07.
Subject Headings
-  instrumentation: Unaccompanied Vocal
-  Alabado (hymn)
-  Recording log notes: Sung by José Ignacio Cantú, age 72, of Manassa, Colorado.
-  Alabado Category: The Passion
-  Collector's notes: There are two versions of this alabado, recording #3929a2, from Manassa, Colorado, and recording #3933a1 from Cerro, New Mexico. In the Cerro version both the initial stanza and the tune are different. This hymn makes reference to an image of Christ, El Cristo de Mapimí, which is enshrined in the town of Cuencamé, in the state of Durango, Mexico.
-  Transcription: Dulcísimo Jesús mío/compadécete me mí,/venid todos a adorar/al Señor de Mapimí./La grande misericordia,/desde los cielos aquí,/vino a buscar a las almas/del Señor de Mapimí./Yo soy la oveja perdida,/que suspiraba por ti/y viene a que la reciba/el Señor de Mapimí.
-  Transcription: English Translation
-  Transcription: My sweetest Jesus /take pity on me, /come all to adore /the Lord of Mapimí./The great mercy,/from heaven here,/came to seek the souls /of the Lord of Mapimí./I am the lost sheep, /that sighed for you and/comes for you to receive me/Lord of Mapimí.
-  In Spanish. (language)
-  Also included in The Juan B. Rael Collection. (exhibitions)
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1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in.
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