Himno a la Ciudad de San Luis Potosí (Torre, Salvador)

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SalvaTorré (2014/12/27)

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Work Title San Luis Potosí City Anthem
Alternative. Title Anthem for San Luis Potosí City
Composer Torre, Salvador
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IST 28
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's one
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 2008
Librettist Francisco Artolózaga
Language Spanish
Dedication To San Luis Potosí (S.L.P.) City
Average DurationAvg. Duration 5 min.
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation choir, symphony orchestra, Huastec trio

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My Birthplace San Luis Potosí (S.L.P.) made a public call for proposals in 2008 to compose the anthem of the City, I chose the most typical of the region, the Huasteca music, very cheerful folk music of the region full of dynamism where texts are improvised at the time which is being performed. The text of Francisco Artolozaga was imposed by the competition and I wrote it considering the classic elements of an anthem for Choir, Symphony Orchestra and Huastec folk trio. I didn't win the contest but for me it was an excellent occasion to make a musical tribute to my hometown. ...