Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Medina, Esteban
Rael, Juan B.
Romero, Alfredo
Vocal
Dates 1940
Location Alamosa
Arroyo Hondo
Colorado
New Mexico
United States
Language Castilian
English
Spanish
Subjects Alabados
Alamosa, Colorado
Christmas Music
Christmas Plays
Ethnography
Field Recordings
Folk Drama
Hymns
Instrumentation: Unaccompanied Vocal
Music
Songs
Unaccompanied Vocal
Title
Las Posadas, Part 2 of 2 (The Inns, Part 2 of 2) [Audio]
Contributor Names
Medina, Esteban; vocal (performer)
Created / Published
None, 1940-08-07.
Subject Headings
-  instrumentation: Unaccompanied Vocal
-  Folk Drama
Notes
-  Recording log notes: Mr. Medina, age 60, was a resident of Alamosa, Colorado.
-  Transcription: Adentro:/Decir vuestros nombres/si son peregrinos,/porque hay malos hombres/por estos caminos,/porque hay malos hombres/por estos caminos./Afuera:/José el carpintero /somos, y María,/que en el mundo fiero/no fía ya alegría,/que en el mundo fiero/no fía ya alegría./Adentro:/Posada no damos/y no puedo dar,/si serán ladrones/vendrán a robar,/si serán ladrones/vendrán a robar./Afuera:/Robaros quisiera,/pero el corazón/y a mi amada esposa/franquearle un rincón,/y a mi amada esposa/franquearle un rincón./Adentro (y última):/José, santo cielo,/y su esposa amada,/entren sin recelo./Ábranse las puertas,/rómpanse los velos,/que viene a posear/la Madre del verbo,/que viene a posear/la Madre del verbo./Una casa de oro /quisiera tener/pa' darle posada/al Señor San José,/pa' darle posada/al Señor San José./(Sí)
-  Transcription: English Translation/Inside:
-  Transcription: Say your names/if you are pilgrims,/because there are bad men/along these roads,/because there are bad men/along these roads./Outside:/Joseph the carpenter/we are, and Mary,/for in this cruel world/happiness is not lent,/for in this cruel world/happiness is not lent./Inside: /Shelter we cannot give/nor can I,/if you are thieves/you will come to steal,/if you are thieves/you will come to steal./Outside:/I would steal from you,/but only your hearts,/and for my beloved wife/to clear a corner for her,/and for my beloved wife/to clear a corner for her./Inside (and the last):/Joseph, holy heaven,/and his beloved wife,/come in without fear./Open the doors,/tear away the veils,/for the Mother of the Verb/comes to rest,/for the Mother of the Verb/comes to rest./A house made of gold/I would like to have/to give shelter /to Lord Saint Joseph,/to give shelter /to Lord Saint Joseph./(Yes)
-  In Spanish. (language)
-  Also included in The Juan B. Rael Collection. (exhibitions)
Form
sound recording
sound disc
Extent
1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in.
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.afc.afcrael.3930b1/mets.xml


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