Mudcat Café message #264818 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #23693   Message #264818
Posted By: Stewie
26-Jul-00 - 02:28 AM
Thread Name: Lyr/Origins: De Colores
Subject: RE: De Colores
Amergin, I have it sung by Seeger on a double album with Si Kahn and Jane Sapp 'Carry It On: Songs of America's Working People' Flying Fish. He noted that the traditional Spanish song had become 'a virtual anthem for the United Farm Workers in their long struggle to organise workers in the vineyards and lettuce fields of California'.