Mariachi Philharmonic (Mariachi in the Traditional String Orchestra)

Mariachi Philharmonic (Mariachi in the Traditional String Orchestra)

By John Nieto and Bob Phillips Teacher's Manual Book Item: 00-23878
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Experience the exciting music of the marichi tradition! Lifelong mariachi performer and educator John Nieto joins Bob Phillips to provide authentic orchestral settings of familiar, traditional tunes for string orchestra alone, mariachi band alone, or string orchestra and mariachi band together. Trumpet and accompaniment books are available to provide optional parts for trumpet, guitar, guitarrón, vihuela, piano, and harp. Historical background and arrangement ideas are provided in the Teacher's Manual.

Sample Pages


Introducción / Introduction
Acerca del Mariachi / About Mariachi
orígenes del mariachi / origins of the mariachi
el mariachi moderno / the modern mariachi
los instrumentos del mariachi / the instruments of the mariachi
Recursos / Resources
acerca de marachi filarmónica / about mariachi philharmonic
cómo usar estos libros / how to use the books
cómo usar la letra de las canciones / how to use the lyrics
cómo usar la grabación / how to use the recording
forma y arreglos sugeridos / form and suggested arrangements
Cielito Lindo (Ranchera Valseada)
Las Golondrinas (Danzón/Bolero)
Las Mañanitas (Ranchera Valseada)
Allá en el Rancho Grande (Corrido)
De Colores (Ranchera Valseada)
La Adelita (Corrido)
Mi Ranchito (Ranchera Valseada)
Polka de San Antonio (Polka)
Guadalajara (Son)
La Bamba (Son Huasteco)
El Cascabel (Son Huasteco)

Additional Information

Series: Philharmonic Series
Author: John Nieto, Bob Phillips
Format: Book
Instrumentation: Teacher's Manual
Page Count: 144
Item Number: 00-23878
ISBN 10: 0-7390-3789-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-7390-3789-8
UPC: 038081263465

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