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    Gabino Barreras by L'Esperance, Danny

    Socorro, New Mexico. Like Juan Charrasqueado, Gabino Barreras has illegitimate children throughout the countryside. One night, as he comes out of his girlfriend's home shouting "Viva Zapata!," a great number of his enemies gang up on him and shoot him down. Quality: Good.

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    Corrido de Ricardo Campos by anonymous

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Ricardo Campos, a Mexican-American soldier, dies in Vietnam. The body is brought to San Francisco and lies in state for weeks. When no one claims any relationship to the soldier, his body is finally buried. Probably a commerical recording. Quality: Good.

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    Corrido de Antonio by Lopez, Nalecio

    El Manzano, New Mexico. Corrido composed by Jesus Lopez about the death of Antonio, a member of Nalecio's family. Quality: Fair.

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    Caballo prieto azabache by anonymous

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. A young man about to be executed by the soldiers of Pancho Villa is granted a last wish, to be executed while mounted on his pet horse. As the squad fires, the horse leaps over the wall and saves the young man, but soon after, the horse dies from three bullet wounds meant for its master. Probally a commerical recording. Quality: Good.

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    Corrido de Kennedy by Lucero, Filomeno

    Bernalillo, New Mexico. Informant sings one of several versions of a ballad on the death of the late John F. Kennedy. Duplicates item 33.10. Quality: good/fair.

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    Corrido de Kansas by Trujillo, Benigno or Ezequiel

    Chimayo, New Mexico. Fifteen Mexican cowboys are taking some five hundred head of cattle to Kansas. Ballad tells of the hardships endured by the men as they cross the plains and the Rio Grande. In Kansas one of the young cowboys is gored to death by a bull. See note, item 35.4. Quality: poor. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 10 of 14 songs on the audiofile.

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    Verso de chiquiado by Baca, Luciano

    Belen, New Mexico. Baca discusses the dance game valse chiquiado and talks about the old days. Recites one verse. Quality: fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 9 of 12 songs on the audiofile.

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    El hijo desobediente by Berry, Edwin

    Tome, New Mexico. Melody and lyrics sung here differ from those used in other renditions of this ballad. Quality: good. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 6 of 14 songs on the audiofile.

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    Corrido de Manuel Rivas by Lopez, Miguel

    Sena, New Mexico. No listing in Cobos index. Quality: good/fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 6 of 8 songs on the audiofile.

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    untitled by Maestas, Marcos

    Tucumcari, New Mexico. No listing in Cobos index. Quality: fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 13 of 17 songs on the audiofile.

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    El hijo desobediente by Trio Calaveras

    Unknown location. No listing in Cobos index. Commercial recording. Quality: good/fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 8 of 12 songs on the audiofile.

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    Las enfermeras de Chicago by anonymous

    Unknown location. No listing in Cobos index. Commercial recording. Quality: fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 12 of 12 songs on the audiofile.

  • Thumbnail for El corrido de aqui y de alli
    El corrido de aqui y de alli by Berry, Edwin

    Tome, New Mexico. Fragment. See item 2.3. Quality: good.

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    Juan Charrasqueado by L'Esperance, Danny

    Socorro, New Mexico. A braggart, Juan Charrasqueado, goes wild in the countryside, "plucking" all the tender "flowers" that he chances to encounter. One Sunday afternoon, in a bar, relatives and friends of his latest victim catch up to the malefactor and kill him. Quality: Good

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    Preso me llevan a la carcel by Montano, Felicitas

    Tome, New Mexico. See item 9.13. Quality: Good/ Fair.

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    Corrido de Reyes Ruiz by Martinez, Francisco

    Chama, New Mexico. Corrido about the murder of Reyes Ruiz. Quality: Good.

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    Corrido de El Borrego by anonymous

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Love triangle and the death of one of the protagonists. Probally a commerical recording. Quality: Good.

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    untitled by Amador, Margaret

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Commentary on the corrido genre. Quality: Good. PLEASE NOTE: This should be number 15 of 19 songs on audiofile.

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    Valentin Mancera by Berry, Edwin

    Tome, New Mexico. Ballad about a malcontent who was betrayed by his girlfriend, Juana, and killed by the deputies from Mazatlan, Mexico. Fragment. Quality: good/fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 7 of 28 songs on the audiofile.

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    untitled by Chavez, Emilia

    Los Padillas, New Mexico. One verse from a Mexican corrido Recited. Quality: fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 16 of 24 songs on the audiofile.

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    El final de San Marcial by Gallego, Eddie

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Another version of the 1930 ballad "El final de San Marcial." Quality: fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 23 of 24 songs on the audiofile.

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    Corrido de Heraclio Bernal by Baca, Luciano C. de

    Belen, New Mexico. No listing in Cobos index. See item 41.8. Quality: fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 13 of 30 songs on the audiofile.

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    Corrido del Dia de San Juan by Wills, Barbara

    San Juan Pueblo, New Mexico. No listing in Cobos index. Quality: good/fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 2 of 25 songs on the audiofile.

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    Corrido de Belencita by Lopez, Miguel

    Sena, New Mexico. No listing in Cobos index. Quality: good/fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 7 of 8 songs on the audiofile.

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    Corrido de Una Mujer Infiel by Sena, Andalacio

    Sena, New Mexico. No listing in Cobos index. Quality: good. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 4 of 16 in the audiofile.