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Tradiciones/Traditions Series

Latino music from Smithsonian Folkways

The Smithsonian Folkways Recordings Latino Music Initiative proudly offers a series of new releases that showcase the diverse musical heritage of the more than 50 million Latinos living in the USA. Building on the Smithsonian archives' nearly 200 historic albums of music from Latin America and Latino USA, the new releases highlight musical traditions that further broaden the cultural representation of the national museum's collection. Smithsonian Folkways Recordings reaffirms its non-profit mission by offering greater access to the musical heritage of Latinos from many backgrounds.

Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles
Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles
Cruzando Borders
Los Texmaniacs
Flaco & Max: Legends & Legacies
Flaco Jiménez & Max Baca
Romancing the Past
Los Tres Reyes
Borders y Bailes
Los Texmaniacs
Son de Mi Tierra
Son de Madera
¡Que Viva el Canto! Songs of Chile
Rafael Manríquez and Friends
A Tribute to Gonzalo Asencio, “Tío Tom”
Orlando "Puntilla" Rios y El Conjunto Todo Rumbero
Para Todos Ustedes
Los Pleneros de la 21
Capoeira Angola 2: Brincando na Roda
Grupo de Capoeira Angola Pelourinho
La Bamba: Sones Jarochos from Veracruz
José Gutiérrez & Los Hermanos Ochoa