De Colores and Other Latin American Folksongs for Children

by Elisa Kleven and Jose-Luis Orozco

Each of the twenty-seven Latin American songs, chants and rhymes chosen by performer/songwriter... read more

Each of the twenty-seven Latin American songs, chants and rhymes chosen by performer/songwriter Orozco for inclusion in this text are presented with lyrics in Spanish and English, simple musical arrangement, and explanatory notes about the song's subject and how it is traditionally sung. Kleven's brightly colored collage illustrations are lively, joyous accompaniments to the music. (Ages 5-10)

© Cooperative Children's Book Center, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison, 1994

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