Collection The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

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  • Que dolor igualará al que mi pecho acompaña (What Pain Will Equal That Which Accompanies My Breast) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Archuleta, Ricardo
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-07-29
  • Trenaban los riseñores

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (2 minutes, 1 second) : analog ; 12 in. | An old Cuban song sung by Martin Noriega, age 51, of Cuban parentage. Ybor City, now a neighborhood within Tampa, was settled in 1886 by Cuban cigar manufacturers under the leadership of Vicente Martínez de Ybor. The cigar companies moved from Key West to avoid ...

    • Contributor: Noriega, Martin - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-08-26
  • The Story of Juan José, A Working Man, and His Beautiful Wife, Rosa

    Field Recordings. Spoken Word. sound recording | 1 sound disc (9 minutes, 8 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | Martin Noriega, age 51, of Cuban parentage, tells the story of Juan José, which he may have learned from the reading of a "lectore" in the cigar factory. Ybor City, now a neighborhood within Tampa, was settled in 1886 by Cuban cigar manufacturers under ...

    • Contributor: Noriega, Martin - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-08-25
  • La última cena (The Last Supper) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Montoya, Luis
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-08-09
  • Salve, refulgente aurora (Save Thee, Resplendent Dawn) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Arellano, Esequiel
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-07-30
  • Puntos Guajiro

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (4 minutes, 26 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | A typical Cuban peasant melody. Performance Note: "Puntos Guajiro" (vocals with claves, bongo, bass viol, and two guitars) performed by Sesteto Encanto at Key West, Florida, on January 18, 1940. Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Sesteto Encanto - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-01-18
  • Sale el cordero inocente (letra) (The Innocent Lamb Comes Out) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Archuleta, Ricardo
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-07-29
  • Cuban Love Song

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (3 minutes) : analog ; 12 in. | An old Spanish love song, heard in Key West. Evelio Andux, age 37, of Cuban descent (father of French descent), was born in Key West. Ybor City, now a neighborhood within Tampa, was settled in 1886 by Cuban cigar manufacturers under the leadership of Vicente Martínez de ...

    • Contributor: Andux, Evelio - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-08-26
  • Pipi Sigallo

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (2 minutes, 16 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | A children's game, told by Mrs. Edith Kennedy, age 18, born of Cuban and Bahamian-American parentage in Key West, Florida. She learned the game among the Cuban colony of Key West, but it is reportedly popular in Ybor City as well. Ybor City, now a ...

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Edith - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-08-26
  • En la cena del Señor (At the Supper of the Lord) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Archuleta, Ricardo
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-08-09
  • Las Posadas, Part 1 of 2 (The Inns, Part 1 of 2) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Medina, Esteban
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-08-07
  • Dulcisimo Jesús mío (My Sweetest Jesus) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Cantú, José Ignacio
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-08-07
  • Valse de Cadena (Chain Waltz) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Chávez, Adelaido - Chávez, Adolfo
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-08-04
  • Se encuentra dos carreteros

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (1 minute, 16 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | A Cuban song, or "Encanto Cubano," sung by Martin Noriega, age 51, of Cuban parentage. Ybor City, now a neighborhood within Tampa, was settled in 1886 by Cuban cigar manufacturers under the leadership of Vicente Martínez de Ybor. The cigar companies moved from Key West ...

    • Contributor: Noriega, Martin - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-08-26
  • The Story of Juan José Introduction

    Field Recordings. Spoken Word. sound recording | 1 sound disc ( 52 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | Martin Noriega, age 51, of Cuban parentage, is introduced and says that he is going to tell the story of Juan José. Ziomara Andux, age 13, acts as interpreter for Martin Noriega, giving his explanation of the type of story he is going to tell. ...

    • Contributor: Noriega, Martin - Andux, Ziomara - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-08-25
  • Marcha (March) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Anaya, Nieves - Anaya, Ernestina - García, Pedro
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-07-30
  • Alfonso Doce

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (1 minute, 34 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | Señora Maria Hugas De Aceval will sing 'King Alphonso the 12th,' a Spanish folksong." Minorcans, from the island of Minorca, off the coast of Spain, first came to Florida in 1768, along with Italians and Greeks, led by Dr. Andrew Turnbull. Turnbull settled New Smyrna ...

    • Contributor: De Aceval, Maria Hugas - Morris, Alton Chester - Corse, Carita Doggett - Morris, Alton C. - [Corse, Carita Doggett]
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-09-26
  • Valse del coyote (Coyote's Waltz) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Chávez, Adelaido - Chávez, Adolfo
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-08-04
  • A Ghost Story

    Field Recordings. Spoken Word. sound recording | 1 sound disc (3 minutes, 34 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | A ghost story about a woman who fed her husband a human leg which she dug up from a cemetery, described in English and told in Spanish by Evelia Andux, age 11, and prompted by Tony Lopez, age 11. Ybor City, now a neighborhood ...

    • Contributor: Andux, Evelia - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Lopez, Tony - Cook, Robert - Andux, Ziomara
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-08-23
  • Queda en paz (Be at Peace) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Chávez, Adolfo
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-08-04
  • El árbol de las virtudes (Tree of Virtues) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Romero, Alfredo
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-08-11
  • María busca a Jesús (Mary Looks for Jesus) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Archuleta, Ricardo
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-07-29
  • Ayudar, almas queridas (Let Us Help, Dear Souls) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Cantú, José Ignacio
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-08-07
  • Antonio the Woodcutter (Part 1 of 2)

    Field Recordings. Spoken Word. sound recording | 1 sound disc (5 minutes, 52 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | A traditional Spanish story, told by Martin Noriega, age 51, of Cuban parentage. Ybor City, now a neighborhood within Tampa, was settled in 1886 by Cuban cigar manufacturers under the leadership of Vicente Martínez de Ybor. The cigar companies moved from Key West to ...

    • Contributor: Noriega, Martin - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-08-26
  • A la ru (A La Roo) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Chávez, Adolfo
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-08-04