Composer
ARRIAGADA
Title
Chants et Danses de la Cordillere Andes
Instrumentation
flute, guitar
Publisher
Lemoine
Grade
1+
Product Code
14L030026602

Chants et Danses de la Cordillere Andes

Composer: Arriagada

Publisher: Lemoine

Instrumentation: Flute and guitar

 

Cordillere Andes refers to the Andes Mountain range of South America, and the pieces are arranged for a young flute and guitar duet with simple lines and rhythms.  By country, the tunes are:  Argentina--El Borrachito, Yaravi et Vidala; Bolivia--El Chihuanco, Cullahuada, A Las Orillas del Titicaca, Quiaquenita; Chile--El Chihuanco, Ojos Azules, Tonada de Navidad; Ecuador--Danzante de la Luna, Lamento Indio; Peru--Huayno del Sol, Sonkoiman.  Some pieces do offer a second guitar part to create a trio.