The Swallow Has Landed!

Patience is a virtue, but I’m so glad I can finally announce that TODAY I am releasing for digital download my recording of La Golondrina (The Swallow in English). I’ve given this classic Mexican folk song several new twists, including new English language lyrics I composed in addition to the original Spanish lyrics (yes, I…

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La Golondrina – Texas Style!

La Golondrina (“The Swallow”) is one of the most well-known and beloved Mexican folk songs of all time. It was composed in 1862 by Narcisco Serradell (1843-1910), a Mexican physician and composer. After the French intervention in Mexico in 1861, Serradell was captured and exiled to France. Before his deportation, he composed his most famous…

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