A conjunto de arpa grande is a type of Mexican folk ensemble. Often it consists of diatonic harp, Mexican vihuela, guitar and two violins. Its repertory covers planeco music: sones planecos in 3 4 and 6 8, and rancheras. Calentano. A conjunto calentano is a type of Mexican folk ensemble.
The Spanish dance made it to the stage in 1720, as part of the 'Entremés El novio de la aldeana' by Francisco de Leefadeal. This theatrical work was staged in the Spanish city of Seville. The Fandango was also incorporated into many classical music pieces by various composers.
The Jota is a Spanish genre of music and dance that exists throughout Spain, but whose origins lie in the Spanish region of Aragon. However, like most Spanish dances of this time, it varies by region, including a version from Navarra, Galicia and Murcia, among many others.
The Sardana is a traditional Spanish dance which is danced in a circle while holding hands, and is native to the Spanish region of Catalonia. It originated in the historical region of Empordá, in the North-east of the Catalan region, but became popular across Catalonia during the 20th Century.
The music that accompanies the Sevillanas dancers tends to be rather simple. However, the song that accompanies this Spanish dance has a wide variety of lyrics and themes. The song was, up until the second half of the 20th Century, a song sung by the people of the town for the people of the town.
Carrying further, as important as the posture and arm-hand movement technique, is the fact that the Zambra Mora (and the flamenco aswell) are nothing if not for the display and expression of strong emotion (a characteristic shared by the “cante” (singing) and the “toque” (music played).