Quirino Mendoza y Cortés - Jesusita en Chihuahua (Mexican Polka)
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Composed:1916
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"Jesusita en Chihuahua" is a Mexican polka which was written by Quirino Mendoza y Cortés while he was serving as a Lt. Colonel in the Mexican Revolution and directing the military band in Puebla. Its premiere was held on Christmas Day 1916 and it has since been covered by a multitude of artists, under a variety of names. The composition became a trademark of the Mexican Revolution and was Pancho Villa's favorite musical piece to have his bands play during combat. The piece centers on soldaderas; women who accompanied the revolutionaries, tending to their needs and on occasion even taking up arms to participate in combat.
Time Signature:2/4 (View more 2/4 Music)
Range:C4-Bb5
Score Key:F major (Sounding Pitch) C major (French Horn in F) (View more F major Music for French Horn )
Tempo Marking: = 120 = 142
Duration:2:12
Number of Pages:4
Difficulty:Intermediate Level: Recommended for Intermediate Level players
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