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Trad. : El Condor Passa (Peru)  

Trad. : El Condor Passa (Peru)

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About 'El Condor Passa (Peru)'

Artist: Trad. (biography)
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The Artist:Traditional Music of unknown author.
Composition Date:1913
Composition Info:El Condor Pasa Spanish for "The Condor Passes") is an orchestral musical piece from the zarzuela El C�ndor Pasa by the Peruvian composer Daniel Alom�a Robles, written in 1913 and based on traditional Andean folk tunes. In 2004, Peru declared this song as part of the national cultural heritage.

It is possibly the best-known Peruvian song worldwide due to a cover version by Simon & Garfunkel in 1970 on their Bridge over Troubled Water album. This cover version is called "El Condor Pasa (If I Could)".
Number of Pages3
Difficulty LevelEasy Level: Recommended for Beginners with some playing experience


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