English Songbook

Song sheets for popular songs in English, suitable for parties and for studying. Each song is fitted on one page with chords and lyrics.

This are my notes for a selection of popular songs in English. These are rough notes only and not intended to be an exact representation of the song. For study use only. All rights due to original authors.

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Rumba and Hispanic

This is a selection of popular Spanish Rumba and Hispanic songs and pieces, suitable for parties and for students of Spanish.
  also for parties see Sevillanas and for more Spanish music see Flamenco and Spanish Guitar

Rumba is a Latin-influenced style popular throughout Spain and beyond, unlike pure Flamenco which is mainly popular in Andalucia in the South of Spain.

Rumba has a wide range of styles from slow and romantic to the fast hip-hop style of Rumba Catalana, and also the Rumba Flamenca, played using Flamenco styles and harmonies.

In Spain a large number of popular songs may also be played in a Rumba style, for example The Beatles – All My Loving Spanish Rumba version – YouTube because after all “la rumba es la madre y a ella todos les cantamos”.

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