Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Cantú, José Ignacio
Dates 1940
Language Castilian
Subjects Alabado (Hymn)
Instrumentation: Unaccompanied Vocal
Manassa, Colorado
Unaccompanied Vocal
Contempla, alma y Considera (Contemplate, Soul, and Consider) [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: In this hymn, the sinner is asked to contemplate the Passion and is reminded of the wisdom and importance of repenting his sins
-  Transcription: Contempla, alma, y considera/en la divina pasión/de aquel divino Cordero,/nuestro Dios, nuestro Señor./Mira, ingrato y cruel traidor,/que el día se te ha de llegar,/y que de esa cuenta has de dar/a este divino Señor./Considera en su pasión/que es el tesoro más grande,/allí redamó su sangre,/este divino Señor./Si contemplas aquella divina luz/con las caídas que va dando/con el peso de la cruz . . .
-  Transcription: English Translation
-  Transcription: Contemplate, soul, and consider/the divine passion /of that divine Lamb, /our God, our Lord./Look, thankless and cruel traitor,/that the day will come for you,/and that your accounting will be made/to this divine Lord./Consider him in his passion/which is the greatest treasure,/there he spilled his blood,/this divine Lord. /If you contemplate that divine light/with the falls that he is suffering/under the weight of the cross . . .
-  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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