Welcome to the Piano World Piano Forums
Over 2 million posts about pianos, digital pianos, and all types of keyboard instruments
Join the World's Largest Community of Piano Lovers (it's free)
It's Fun to Play the Piano ... Please Pass It On!

Gifts and supplies for the musician

SEARCH
the Forums & Piano World

Trying Something New with Search
(ad) Pianoteq
(ad) Pearl River
Pearl River Pianos
(ad) P B Guide
Acoustic & Digital Piano Guide
(ad) Lindeblad Piano
Lindeblad Piano Restoration
Who's Online
130 registered (AprilE, anotherscott, Albunea, beeboss, 31 invisible), 1225 Guests and 11 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
(ad) Estonia Piano
Estonia Pianos
Quick Links to Useful Piano & Music Resources
Our Classified Ads
Find Piano Professionals-

*Piano Dealers - Piano Stores
*Piano Tuners
*Piano Teachers
*Piano Movers
*Piano Restorations
*Piano Manufacturers
*Organs

Quick Links:
*Advertise On Piano World
*Free Piano Newsletter
*Online Piano Recitals
*Piano Recitals Index
*Piano & Music Accessories
*Live Piano Venues
*Music School Listings
* Buying a Piano
*Buying A Acoustic Piano
*Buying a Digital Piano
*Pianos for Sale
*Sell Your Piano
*How Old is My Piano?
*Piano Books
*Piano Art, Pictures, & Posters
*Directory/Site Map
*Contest
*Links
*Virtual Piano
*Music Word Search
*Piano Screen Saver
*Piano Videos
*Virtual Piano Chords
Sheet Music
(PW is an affiliate)
Sheet Music Plus Featured Sale
Topic Options
#414326 - 10/09/07 05:24 PM need a Spanish song
apple* Offline


Registered: 01/01/03
Posts: 19862
Loc: Kansas
I'm accompanying a blind girl for a contest and i'm trying to help her find a song to sing in Spanish.. she has an excellent range and strong voice. (she sang the national anthem at our city's sports stadium) She'll be competing with those with classical vocal training. She's already selected 2 Celine Dion songs.. kind of French folk/love songs.

we're looking for kind of classical/popular mix... something familiar - yet a challenge for singers.

i haven't a clue - if anyone has any ideas.. thanks.
_________________________
accompanist/organist.. a non-MTNA teacher to a few

love and peace, Õun (apple in Estonian)

Top
Piano & Music Gifts & Accessories (570)
Piano accessories and music gift items
#414327 - 10/09/07 07:25 PM Re: need a Spanish song
BDB Offline
Yikes! 10000 Post Club Member

Registered: 06/07/03
Posts: 22577
Loc: Oakland
You mean something like Falla's Seven Popular Spanish Songs?
_________________________
Semipro Tech

Top
#414328 - 10/09/07 08:58 PM Re: need a Spanish song
apple* Offline


Registered: 01/01/03
Posts: 19862
Loc: Kansas
i don;t know.. probably something more contempory that has been sung on the radio on a popular station
_________________________
accompanist/organist.. a non-MTNA teacher to a few

love and peace, Õun (apple in Estonian)

Top
#414329 - 10/09/07 09:05 PM Re: need a Spanish song
bryan s Offline
Full Member

Registered: 07/11/06
Posts: 180
Loc: new york
How about Volver... It was used in the movie Volver. It was a popular Argentine Tango song decades ago, but for the recent movie Spanish flamenco singer Estrella Morente did a very Spanish version of it and it was a big hit last year... in Spain at least. I could send it to you if you wanted, just let me know.
_________________________
John Coltrane saved my life.

Top
#414330 - 10/09/07 09:09 PM Re: need a Spanish song
mdsdurango Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 01/01/04
Posts: 1755
Loc: Durango Colorado
Jobim; "How Insensitive"

or; "Do the Macerana"?

How would "She'll be comin round the Mountain" be in spanish?

Mike
_________________________
WHAT???????
Yamaha S6, U5C, P120
http://michaelstith.com

Top
#414331 - 10/09/07 09:46 PM Re: need a Spanish song
apple* Offline


Registered: 01/01/03
Posts: 19862
Loc: Kansas
you tube is wonderful for checking these out... thanks so far.
_________________________
accompanist/organist.. a non-MTNA teacher to a few

love and peace, Õun (apple in Estonian)

Top
#414332 - 10/09/07 11:24 PM Re: need a Spanish song
mdsdurango Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 01/01/04
Posts: 1755
Loc: Durango Colorado
Love the mask apple*!

*
Mike
_________________________
WHAT???????
Yamaha S6, U5C, P120
http://michaelstith.com

Top
#414333 - 10/09/07 11:26 PM Re: need a Spanish song
Auntie Lynn Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 12/07/04
Posts: 1156
Loc: San Francisco, CA
El Irto - Joaquin Nin...

Top
#414334 - 10/10/07 12:03 AM Re: need a Spanish song
bryan s Offline
Full Member

Registered: 07/11/06
Posts: 180
Loc: new york
"How Insensitive" is in Portugese.
_________________________
John Coltrane saved my life.

Top
#414335 - 10/10/07 01:01 AM Re: need a Spanish song
Loki Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 07/09/05
Posts: 1035
Loc: Texas
theres that Juanes song La Camisa Negre (or something like that) that seems to be popular...
_________________________
Houston, Texas

Top
#414336 - 10/10/07 11:56 AM Re: need a Spanish song
mdsdurango Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 01/01/04
Posts: 1755
Loc: Durango Colorado
 Quote:
Originally posted by apple*:
i don;t know.. probably something more contempory that has been sung on the radio on a popular station [/b]
I once sung a song on a radio on a popular station.
If I could only remember, , , , , ,


\:D
Mike
_________________________
WHAT???????
Yamaha S6, U5C, P120
http://michaelstith.com

Top

Moderator:  Brendan, Kreisler 
(ad) Teaching Music To Children
Teaching Music to Children
(ad) Yamaha CP4 Rebate
Yamaha CP4 Rebate
(ads) PD - WNG - MH
PianoDisc
Shop our Store for Music Lovers!
PianoSupplies.com is Piano World's Online Store
Please visit our store today.
Composer Statuettes
(ad 125) Sweetwater - Digital Keyboards & Other Gear
Digital Pianos at Sweetwater
(125ad) Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
New Topics - Multiple Forums
Good Sound/Reliability/Ac
tion (no bells or whistles)

by Noonie
06/30/15 06:32 AM
Returning to music - overwhelmed
by Vetticus
06/30/15 05:32 AM
Looking to buy a Roland FP-4
by DeadPoets
06/30/15 05:08 AM
Roland f130r volume level for grand piano.
by nigelchen
06/30/15 02:27 AM
Problem reading one area in bass clef
by Isabelle1949
06/30/15 01:26 AM
What's Hot!!
New Forum for Selling Your Products or Services
--------------------
Historic Piano Documents
--------------------
Posting Pictures on the Forums
-------------------
Forums Rules & Help
-------------------
ADVERTISE
on Piano World

The world's most popular piano web site.
-------------------
PIANO BOOKS
Forum Stats
79,837 Registered Members
44 Forums
165,180 Topics
2,422,373 Posts

Most users ever online: 15,252 @ 03/21/10 11:39 PM

Visit our online store for gifts for music lovers

 
Help keep the forums up and running with a donation, any amount is appreciated!
Or by becoming a Subscribing member! Thank-you.
Donate   Subscribe
 
Our Piano Related Classified Ads
|
Dealers | Tuners | Lessons | Movers | Restorations | Pianos For Sale | Sell Your Piano |

Advertise on Piano World
| Subscribe | Piano World | PianoSupplies.com | Advertise on Piano World | Donate | Link to Us | Classifieds |
| |Contact | Privacy | Legal | About Us | Site Map | Free Newsletter | Press Room |


copyright 1997 - 2015 Piano World ® all rights reserved
No part of this site may be reproduced without prior written permission