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“Vengan las flores, el jazmín y la rosa,
la azucena, que a Juno, suprema deidad
del Olimpo, consagra del orbe
la más noble reina.”
(Bring forth the flowers, the jasmine and rose, 760 more words
We went to a performance of Zarzuela in Bilbao the other night.
Zarzuela is a Spanish tradition that alternates between operatic song and dances. There were grand costumes, tap dancers, castanets, opera singers as soloists, in duets, or backed by a chorus, and there was even a traditional Basque dance. 97 more words