JARABE TAPATIO, EL

Latest update on 19/11/2012

Artist: Mariachi Vargas De Tecalitlan
Author: Jesus Gonzales Rubio
Label: D.A.R.

Mexican dance developped during the revolution and holding elements from every part of the country (Jalisco, Yucatan, Michoacan, Puebla, Mexico City), performed in typical outfit (china poblana for the girl, charro suit for the boy). Halfway through the routine he throws his sombrero on the floor, his girlfriend picks it up.

Covers:

1940:

Les Brown [as Mexican Hat Dance]

1947:

Xavier Cugat [idem]

1956:

Ferrante & Teicher

1958:

Percy Faith

1958:

Applejacks [as Mexican Hat Rock, top 20 US]

1963:

Alan Sherman

1966:

James Last

1967:

Paco de Lucia

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